Hippopotamus with lotus flower

Hippopotamus with lotus flower

Small turquoise hippopotamus with lotus flower.

Turquoise faience figures of hippos have been found in several Egyptian tombs and they are believed to be located there to create an appropriate environment for the gods of afterlife. Hippos were devoted to Thoeris, the goddess of protection and fertility.

H 3 cm
L 3 cm
W 6 cm

39,00kr. (about 5 €)

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