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Lot n° 6

ÉGYPTE, Nouvel Empire, XVIIIème ou XIXème dyn...

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Piece from a large curved stele showing Osiris sitting holding the sceptre and flagellum. Behind him stand Isis and Nephthys with their arms raised. In the upper register are two Anubis lying opposite each other on a naos (the one on the right has disappeared). He is adorned with a scarf. Under this representation are placed the four sons of Horus, of which only Hapy, Kebehsenuf and Amset remain. Hieroglyphs indicating the names of the gods are placed in the field. Lithographic limestone. 35 x 32 x 3 cm. Accidents. Remains of polychromy. Probably slightly re-engraved.