What is it about?

Publication of a block statue (JE 36668) with a separate fragmentary base (JE 36669). Both objects came from the Karnak Cachette and are on display in the Cairo Museum. The statue owner, a man named Ed-Hr, held a number of important priestly titles, such as: jt-nTr, Hm-nTr, Hm-Dw, and rdwy-nTr of Amun at Karnak. The statue can be dated, on stylistic grounds, to the post-Persian Period.

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- the titles held by the statue owner. - a discussion of the title: rdwy-nTr - B. Bothmer's theory on Apotheosis reconsidered.

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This page is a summary of: The Block Statue of Ḏd-ḥr, Zeitschrift für Ägyptische Sprache und Altertumskunde, May 2019, De Gruyter, DOI: 10.1515/zaes-2019-0004.
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