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The Triad of Osiris, c. 850 BCE

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This small sculpture showing the god Osiris, his companion Isis and their son Horus was probably meant to be worn suspended from a chain around one’s neck.

Louvre, Paris

Malek, Jaromir, Egypt; 4000 years of Art. London- Phaidon Press, 2003.

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