Art from Home: Stories of Cultural Connections
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Stele in the name of Tutankhamun, pharaoh of Egypt
About 1327 BCE
Louvre Abu Dhabi
LAD 2016.017 | 166 x 82 x 26 cm
The pharaoh Tutankhamun is shown twice on this stele promulgating a royal decree. As the only mediator between the world of man and that of the gods, he presents his offerings to the god Osiris on the left, while, on the right, he in turn receives offerings from a high-ranking official.
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SIMPLE AND EASY ACTIVITIES FOR CHILDREN
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