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Untitled

1817-1820

Giovanni Belzoni or Alessandro Ricci

From the collection

Title

Untitled

Date

1817-1820

Description

Watercolour showing part of the star or astronomical ceiling of Pharaoh Sety I's burial chamber (top left part of the upper register). Yellow figures on a black background. Twelve columns of varying widths, with figures at the bottom, and stars and signs above the figures. From left to right the figures represent Venus (heron), Seth, Duamutef, Horus, Horus, Horus, Imseti, Hapy, Duamutef, 3 figures of Horus, each standing on a boat, and Isis (Sothis).

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Location

Tomb KV17, Valley of the Kings, Luxor, Egypt

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

Pinpoint

Medium

Credits

Image Credit

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