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Egyptian collection of the Museo Archeologico la Civitella di Chieti

Ushabti of Nectanebo

At Chieti in Archeological Museum "La Civitella" there are some egyptian and egyptianising objects  from excavations in the area.  At the Museum you can see a head made of basalt from the vicinity of the hole (dated between the third and first century BC.), a fragmented statue of Toeris, a bronze statue of Isis Fortuna from the "Asilo Principessa di Piemonte" (dating to the first - second century. A.D.) and a head of a statue of Serapis.
Not shown, but present in the materials from recent excavations in Alba Fucens, are some egyptian objects as an ushabti and a fragment of a cat,  that has the card. For the presentation of the Museum, please refer to the official website www.lacivitella.it
In the Archaeological Museum of Palazzo Frigery, is instead present a scarab that always seems to belong to egyptianising productions;  for this museum, see the official website http://www.archeoabruzzo.beniculturali.it/manda1.html



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Location: Museo Archologico Nazionale d'Abruzzo - La Civitella, Via G. Pianell, Chieti