Gold Ba Bird

Early Ptolemaic Egypt

3rd Century BC

The “ba,” depicted as a human-headed falcon, was a spiritual aspect of one’s personality.

Source: The Walters Art Museum

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    El ba representado como un halcón de cabeza humana, en una estatuilla de oro del Egipto Ptolemaico, siglo III aC. Dentro...
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