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Khnum

Khnum

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Khnum Photos

    Triad of Elephantine
    Here's me with some of my divine buddies from my temple at Elephantine in Aswan. [Stele of Amonhotep II, Louvre, 18th dynasty]


    My cousins and BFFs
    These guys and I play poker every Friday night. [Corriedale sheep, Charlo, Mission Valley, Montana, 2010, Bob Nichols]


    Nice Pot(tery)
    This is one of my first pots. I had potential early on, as you can see. [Predynastic boat vase, as depicted on pottery vase in "Ancient Egyptian Ships and Shipping" by William F. Edgerton. Private Edition as distributed by University of Chicago Libraries, reprinted from American Journal of Semitic Languages and Literature, Vol. XXXIX, No.2, January, 1923.]


    What a Nice Nile
    I help with the inundation (flood) of the Nile each year, which allows crops to grow. Awesome, right? [ISS Expedition 25 Crew]


    Hatshepsut's Mortuary Temple
    Hattie created a gorgeous temple—just take a look! I'm glad I helped create her. [Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut]


    Djoser's Masterpiece
    Djoser worshipped me pretty well—I may've even given him help with his pyramid as a result. [Lantern Slide Collection: Step Pyramid of Zoser, Sakkara, 3rd Dyn., n.d., Property of the Brooklyn Museum]


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