Cantidad de envíos : 45951
Localisation : KV 43
Fecha de inscripción : 10/06/2007
|Tema: Bakenkhonsu Jue Abr 16, 2015 6:22 am|| |
Bakenkhonsu (“Servant of Khonsu”) was a High Priest of Amun in ancient Egypt during the reign of Pharaoh Ramesses II. Information about his life was found on the back of his statue (which is now located in Munich). The information on the statue provides details about the education of young Egyptian noblemen at that time and the career of priests.
Bakenkhonsu is named for the god Khonsu, traveller, a Moon God of Ancient Egypt and son of Amun.
Block statue of the High Priest of Amun Bakenkhonsu. Limestone from Karnak, Thebes, 18th dynasty (circa 1320 BCE) reused in 19th dynasty (circa 1220 BCE), New Kingdom. Munich, Staatliches Museum Ägyptischer Kunst, Gl.WAF 38.
Cantidad de envíos : 10296
Fecha de inscripción : 17/06/2007
|Tema: Re: Bakenkhonsu Dom Sep 18, 2016 8:57 am|| |