Egyptian Governor Hori

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 22 October 2019
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Seated figure of the Egyptian governor Hori with an inscription of a prayer to the god Ptah-Soker-Osiris. Basalt. Middle Kingdom, 13th Dynasty, 1750-1700 BCE. From Egypt, precise provenance unknown. It is on display at the Neues Museum, Berlin, Germany.

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About the Author

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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Amin, O. S. M. (2019, October 22). Egyptian Governor Hori. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/11355/egyptian-governor-hori/

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Egyptian Governor Hori." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 22, 2019. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/11355/egyptian-governor-hori/.

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Egyptian Governor Hori." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 22 Oct 2019. Web. 27 Nov 2021.

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