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Egyptian - Ptah - Walters 541017 (2)

Egyptian - Ptah - Walters 541017 (2)

 
 
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Ptah was believed to have created the world with his words. He was the main god at Memphis and patron god of craftsmen and artists. Here, he holds a composite scepter combining three symbols: "was" (well-being), "ankh" (life), and "djed" (stability).

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Walters Art Museum
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