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crocodile god bust,alabaster, XVIIIth dynasty,published

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crocodile god bust,alabaster, XVIIIth dynasty,published
an alabaster "sobek " bust ,18th dynasty 1554-1305bc,the nose broken along a vein in the marble that we can find again on the chest The headress is a nemès whose two parts are seen on the chest .Sobek is associated with fertility associated with vivid waters he was identified as a creator god and to the solar god RÊ.14,5/11,5cm published in "du nil à l'escaut,5june1991,banque bruxelles lambert p120ill 119(see enlargments )

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