Sarcophagus Lid of Pahemnetjer

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 21 July 2016
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The owner of this sarcophagus was a high-priest of the god Ptah in the city of Memphis. The crossed arms, the emblems he holds, and the rest of the decoration partly repeat those of the sarcophagus of Setau. From the tomb of Pahemnetjer at Saqqara, Egypt. Late 19th or early 20th Dynasty, circa 1250-1250 BCE. (The British Museum, London).

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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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APA Style

Amin, O. S. M. (2016, July 21). Sarcophagus Lid of Pahemnetjer. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/5337/sarcophagus-lid-of-pahemnetjer/

Chicago Style

Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Sarcophagus Lid of Pahemnetjer." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified July 21, 2016. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/5337/sarcophagus-lid-of-pahemnetjer/.

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Sarcophagus Lid of Pahemnetjer." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 21 Jul 2016. Web. 06 Dec 2021.

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