Foot end of sarcophagus lid from the tomb of King Merenptah
Foot end of the lid from the granite sarcophagus of King Merenptah in tomb KV 8 in the Valley of the Kings at Luxor. The goddess Isis is depicted with her wings in a gesture of protection. On both sides of Isis' head carved cartouches contain the name of the king. Another figure of Isis protects the head of the sarcophagus.
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