Antelope Head Period: Late Period Dynasty: Dynasty 27 Date: B. Geography: From Egypt, Memphite Region, Memphis (Mit Rahina) Medium: Greywacke, travertine (Egyptian alabaster), agate Dimensions: h. 9 cm in); 15 cm in)
PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, EGYPT STATUE BCE The Goddess Isis lamenting the death of her husband Osiris.She carries her iconographic hieroglyph on her head. Painted wood , actually what's top head is throne chair.
The sphinx was one of many composite beings created by the ancient Egyptians. Such images were not simply combinations of human and animal forms; they emphasized the more-than-human aspects of the subject.