Reproduction of solar barque which carried Horus statue for procession in Ptolemaic temple of Edfu dedicated to falcon god Horus, 237 -57 BCE, Egypt

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Reproduction of solar barque which carried Horus statue for procession in Ptolemaic temple of Edfu dedicated to falcon god Horus, 237 -57 BCE, Egypt
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The Temple of Edfu is an ancient Egyptian temple located on the west bank of the Nile in the city of Edfu which was known in Greco-Roman times as Apollonopolis Magna, after the chief god Horus-Apollo. The temple, dedicated to the falcon god Horus, was built in the Ptolemaic period between 237 and 57 BCE.