A new exhibition of Ancient Egyptian artifacts is to go on show at Towneley Hall in Burnley and features exhibits from various collections.
From Egypt’s Sands to Northern Hills
March 24th - June 28th
Professor John Garstang’s excavations in ancient Egypt. A travelling exhibition with collections from Towneley Hall, Blackburn and Kendal Museums, the Garstang Museum of Archaeology, Liverpool.
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Goddess of Lower Egypt
Often shown as a cobra, or as the head of the cobra, Wadjet can be seen rearing from the forehead of the rulers. Evidence of her protection is most notable upon the funerary mask of Tutankhamen. Occasionally, she has been shown in the guise of her "eye of divine vengeance" role, as a lioness.