Statue of Rekhmire

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 05 January 2015
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This partially damaged quartzite statue depicts the royal scribe Rekhmire. He is kneeling and holding the symbol of the goddess Hathor. From Qift, modern-day Egypt. New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty circa 1400 BCE. (State Museum of Egyptian Art, Munich, 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. (2015, January 05). Statue of Rekhmire. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3400/statue-of-rekhmire/

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Statue of Rekhmire." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 05, 2015. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3400/statue-of-rekhmire/.

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