Statue of the Military Official Luna

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 05 January 2015
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The lower half of this quartzite statue has survived. It depicts the high-ranking military official Luna, who is kneeling and holding an offering table. From Memphis, Heliopolis, modern-day Egypt. New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, circa 1380 BCE. (State Museum of Egyptian Art, Munich, Germany).

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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 the Military Official Luna. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3401/statue-of-the-military-official-luna/

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Statue of the Military Official Luna." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 05, 2015. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3401/statue-of-the-military-official-luna/.

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Statue of the Military Official Luna." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 05 Jan 2015. Web. 16 Sep 2021.