Colossus statue of Horus unearthed in Egypt's Luxor

December 19, 2019 - General

During excavations carried out at the Funerary Temple of king Amenhotep III, an Egyptian-German archaeological mission led by Horig Sourouzian unearthed a large part of a granodiorite colossus of a standing falcon-headed god Horus.

Credit: Egypt. Ministry of AntiquitiesSourouzian said the statue is missing the legs, and the arms are broken, but the head and torso are very well preserved.

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Source: archeo

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