The god Montu
Montu is the god of the ancient city of Hermonthis, originally linked to the cult of the sun and the falcon god of Thebes.
His name means nomad. We made her the husband of a solar divinity, Tjenenet, Lady of Heaven.
During the Ptolemaic period he was associated by the Greeks with Apollo and was venerated as a god of war and protector of arms.
The temple of Medamoud (the ancient Madu) stands 8 km northeast of the city of Luxor.
Ptolemaic period, 332 - 30 BC.
Height: 19 cm.
Width: 5 cm.
Depth: 9,5 cm.
Weight: 625 gr.
Editor: Temarte S.L.