Rare Antique Ancient Egyptian Statu Architect Imhotep pyramid builder2687-2668BC

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Seller: nerwa-30 97.9%, Location: new cairo, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 333074016774 YOU Are Bidding on Rare Antique Ancient Egyptian statue Architect Imhotep also chancellor of Djoser. Since Architect Imhotep was 1 of most important scientists at world also he was first person at world to build pyramid since he has build step pyramid in saqqara since you can find him standing while his name is written down by hiroglyphic.Since you Are Bidding on Sceintist Imhotep which was one of the biggest sceintists At history since At ancient Egyptian time he was like newton and einestein now days. They later took him As God to be God Ptah. He was engineer, phisician , Doctor ,Astronomer. He was builder of the first pyramid at history which is step pyramid since he has put drawings for the step pyramid . Since he was biggest sceintist At history he was also the right hand of king djoser and minister. king djoser took his opinion in every thing in country. Since he has build step pyramid for king djoser. Later they took him as god . He was belloved by egyptians since he has helped in development of egypt. since you can see him while standing since such statues were made for him by Ancient Egyptians since they loved him to much since he was great sceintis also doctor for them since these is Rare Statue for him s ince it is big statue.Such statues were made during his life also was taken to his grave after death Height: 35 cmWidth:13 cmArchitect Imhotep chancellor DjoserImhotep , "the one who comes in peace"; fl. late 27th century BC) was an Egyptian chancellor to the pharaoh Djoser, probable architect of the step pyramid, and high priest of the sun god Ra at Heliopolis. Very little is known of Imhotep as a historical figure, but in the 3000 years following his death, he was gradually glorified and deified. Today, outside the Egyptological community, he is referred to as a polymath, poet,] judge,engineer,magician, scribe,] astronomer,]astrologer,] and especially a physician;]indeed, some have considered Imhotep alongside Hippocrates and Charaka as the fathers of early medicine. These claims are founded on the legends that flourished in the millennia after his death, not on historical records. No text from his lifetime mentions these capacities and no text mentions his name in the first 1200 years following his death.Apart from the three short contemporary inscriptions that establish him as chancellor to the pharaoh, the first text to reference Imhotep dates to the time of Amenhotep III (c. 1391–1353 BC). It is addressed to the owner of a tomb, and reads: The wab-priest may give offerings to your ka. The wab-priests may stretch to you their arms with libations on the soil, as it is done for Imhotep with the remains of the water bowl. —, Egyptian Saints: Deification in Pharaonic Egypt, It appears that this libation to Imhotep was done regularly, as they are attested on papyruses associated to statues of Imhotep until the Late Period (c. 664–332 BC). To Wildung, this cult holds its origin in the slow evolution of the memory of Imhotep among intellectuals from his death onwards. To , this cult is so distinct from the offerings usually made to commoners that the epithet of "demi-god" is likely justified to describe the way Imhotep was venerated in the New Kingdom (c. 1550–1077 BC).The first references to the healing abilities of Imhotep occur from the Thirtieth Dynasty (c. 380–343 BC) onwards, some 2200 years after his death.He was one of only two commoners ever to be deified after death (the other being Amenhotep, son of Hapu). The center of his cult was in Memphis. The location of Imhotep's self-built tomb was well hidden from the beginning and it remains unknown, despite efforts to find it.The consensus is that it is hidden somewhere at Saqqara. HistoricityE Imhotep's historicity is confirmed by two contemporary inscriptions made during his lifetime on the base or pedestal of one of Djoser's statues and also by a graffito on the enclosure wall surrounding Sekhemkhet's unfinished step-pyramid.The latter inscription suggests that Imhotep outlived Djoser by a few years and went on to serve in the construction of King Sekhemkhet's pyramid, which was abandoned due to this ruler's brief reign.Architecture and engineering Pyramid of Djoser Imhotep was one of the chief officials of the PharaohDjoser. Egyptologists ascribe to him the design of the Pyramid of Djoser, a step pyramid at Saqqara in Egyptin 2630–2611 B.C.He may also have been responsible for the first known use of stone columnsto support a building.Despite these later attestations, the pharaonic Egyptians themselves never credited Imhotep as the designer of the stepped pyramid nor with the invention of stone architecture.MythificationTwo thousand years after his death, Imhotep's status had risen to that of a god of medicine and healing. He was eventually equated with Thoth, the god of architecture, mathematics and medicine, and patron of scribes: Imhotep's cult had merged with that of his former tutelary god. He was revered in the region of Thebes as the "brother" of Amenhotep, son of Hapu, another deified architect, in the temples dedicated to Thoth.Imhotep was also linked to Asklepios by the Greeks. According to myth, Imhotep's mother was a mortal named Kheredu-ankh, she too being eventually revered as a demi-goddess as daughter of Banebdjedet. Alternatively, since Imhotep was known as the "Son of Ptah", his mother was sometimes claimed to be Sekhmet, the patron of Upper Egypt whose consort was Ptah. The Upper Egyptian Famine Stela, which dates from the Ptolemaic period (305–30 B.C.), bears an inscription containing a legend about a famine lasting seven years during the reign of Djoser. Imhotep is credited with having been instrumental in ending it. One of his priests explained the connection between the god Khnum and the rise of the Nile to the king, who then had a dream in which the Nile god spoke to him, promising to end the drought.A demotic papyrus from the temple of Tebtunis, dating to the 2nd century A.D., preserves a long story about Imhotep. King Djoser plays a prominent role in the story, which also mentions Imhotep's family; his father the god Ptah, his mother Khereduankh, and his younger sister Renpetneferet. At one point Djoser desires Renpetneferet, and Imhotep disguises himself and tries to rescue her. The text also refers to the royal tomb of Djoser. Part of the legend includes an anachronistic battle between the Old Kingdom and the Assyrian armies where Imhotep fights an Assyrian sorceress in a duel of magic. As an instigator of Egyptian culture, Imhotep's idealized image lasted well into the Roman period. In the Ptolemaic period, the Egyptian priest and historian Manetho credited him with inventing the method of a stone-dressed building during Djoser's reign, though he was not the first to actually build with stone. Stone walling, flooring, lintels, and jambs had appeared sporadically during the Archaic Period, though it is true that a building of the size of the step pyramid made entirely out of stone had never before been constructed. Prior to Djoser, pharaohs were buried in mastaba tombs"The Greeks equated him with their own god of medicine, Asklepios, although ironically there is no evidence that Imhotep himself was a physician." Paymet - We accept paypal shipment - takes from 14 days or 21 days after shipment may be less - we will ship after 5 days from payment -We ship world wide condition -As you can see in picture returns - we refund you money after you return the peice Shipment discount -We make 1st item shipment fixed price then we make 50% discount on each extra item Condition: As shown At picture, Provenance: Luxor, Material: Stone

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