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Horemheb tomb relief

Museo Civico Archeologico

Via dell'Archiginnasio, 2 Bologna (BO)

Date of last update: 06/12/2018, 16:44

The five reliefs are the most important artefacts in the Egyptian Collection. Horemheb was the protagonist of an amazing political career: he was an army general during the reign of Pharaoh Akhenaten, reached the highest ranks under Tutankhamen and finally became Pharaoh.

I rilievi della tomba di Horemheb

Basement floor/
Egyptian collection
Saqqara: tomb
of Horemheb
18th dynasty:
reign of Tutankhamen
(1332-1323 BC)
Palagi Collection