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Magical stone stele of the god Horus on top of crocodiles.

Ptolemaic Period.

Magical stone steles of this type were found in sanctuaries and graves. They provided protection from the stings and bites of snakes, scorpions, and other dangerous animals.

 
 
 
 
 
     
     
                    
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