Viscera figure with human head (Imsety)

Wax | 2.8in | c. 1000-945 B.C.

Unknown Artist

This group of figures (25.3.157a–d) belonged to a woman named Nesenaset who lived in the second half of Dynasty 21. They represent the Four Sons of Horus, Egyptian deities who protected the four internal organs removed during mummification.

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