Hieroglyph Representing the Falcon Horus

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3D Image

Geoffrey Marchal
published on 01 December 2021

Egyptian hieroglyph representing the falcon sky-god Horus. Deir el-Bahari. temple of Queen Hatshepsut, 18th dynasty, circa 1480 BCE. Made of limestone. This is a fragment of a doorpost reworked in the shape of a stele by a modern sculptor.

Musée d’Art et d’Histoire (Musée du Cinquantenaire, Brussels, Belgium). Made of 150 pictures with Zephyr3D Lite from 3D.

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Marchal, G. (2021, December 01). Hieroglyph Representing the Falcon Horus. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image3d/538/hieroglyph-representing-the-falcon-horus/

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