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Detail of pectoral ornament depicting Nephthys

Detail of pectoral ornament depicting Nephthys

Inlayed gold pectoral ornament from the tomb of King Tutankhamen has in its center a djed pilar identified as the backbone of Osiris with a sun disk resting on top of it. To the right is Isis and to the left Nephthys both sisters and protectors of the King of the Dead. Between the wings of these goddesses are cartouches containing the names of King Tutankhamen.
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42-23772710
Date Photographed:
November 16, 2006
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© Sandro Vannini/Corbis
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