Priest Wearing Mask of Anubis

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Babeth Étiève-Cartwright
by Carole Raddato
published on 29 May 2024
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Fresco showing a priest wearing a mask of Anubis, from the Temple of Isis in Pompeii, Naples National Archaeological Museum. The cult of Isis was widely spread in the Hellenistic period because of the religious links that the Greeks maintained with Egypt. It was particularly popular in Pompeii because of the city's strong commercial ties with that region.

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Raddato, C. (2024, May 29). Priest Wearing Mask of Anubis. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/19025/priest-wearing-mask-of-anubis/

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Raddato, Carole. "Priest Wearing Mask of Anubis." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 29, 2024. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/19025/priest-wearing-mask-of-anubis/.

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Raddato, Carole. "Priest Wearing Mask of Anubis." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 29 May 2024. Web. 18 Jul 2024.

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