Tutankhamun's Canopic Shrine
Gilded wood and fibreglass inlaid with stones
198 × 153× 122 cm
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Shrine for holding King Tutankhamun's Canopic jars. Along each side stands the figure of a goddess with arms outstretched in a gesture of protection. These statues depcit Isis, Nephthys' Neith and Selket. Each wall is decorated with a large scene in relief in which one of the four goddesses face one of the four sons of Horus.
Date: New Kingdom
For purchase: Gift shop at the Egyptian museum in Cairo.