The Egyptian God Horus on a pillar in the tomb of Tausert and Sethnakht. Valley of the kings
Temple of Horus Ancient Egypt 1914 Baedeker by CarambasVintage, $16.00
Horus and Thoth purifying a priest | Third Intermediate Period Copper alloy Traditionally, purification scenes are linked to actual coronation rites. Thus, this small group could be considered an example of transposition of these representations to the universe of individuals. The Horus falcon-headed god (left) and Thoth ibis-headed god (right) pour water on the head of a kneeling priest to purify. E 17395 Musée du Louvre Paris département des Antiquités Egypt.