History Egyptian Ramses II child protected Colossal Hurun Tanis Artifact Sculpture 6" www.Neo-Mfg.com museum reproduction
A reproduction of the original art on display in the Museum of Cairo
The colossal falcon looking forward, at rest with wings collected. Falcon embraces between its legs, naked and plump child who shows hinself crouching and knees bent. The gesture of taking the finger to the mouth and the tuft of hair gathered on the side of the head are identifying features of childhood. Crowned with the colar disc and a cobra on forehead.
Period: Dynasty XIX, reign of Ramses II (1293-1185BC)
Size: 231cm - 90.9449"
Material: Granite and limestone face on falcon
Location: Tanis, by Pierre Montet in 1934
We offer many custom color finishes like Silver Leaf, Bronze, Bronze with Patina, Aged stone, Pewter, Copper
All finishes are Faux finish, each piece of art is hand made and no two (2) pieces are the same. The color shown by camera and on the digital display may look different in real life. Lighting, surrounding colors, time of day, electronic display etc will change true life colors.