Duplicate of the god Imhotep.The original piece, of the 26th Dynasty (664-525 a. C.), is in the Egyptian Museum of Barcelona.In few occasions the Ancient Egyptians also deified humans that, by their attributes, were deservings of this rank. That's the case of Imhotep, Sumo Priest of Ra in Heliopolis and builder of the first pyramid escalonada of Egypt to his king Dyesert ( 3rd Dynasty). His divinización was around two thousand years after his death. He was identified with the Greek god Asclepius and with the Roman Aesculapius.
Our Workshop of archaeological Copies warrants in this piece a completely loyal duplicate. Copy made from a mould of the original piece, following a totaly handmade process in resin with final plate in bronze.
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