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Egyptian god, the sacred bull of Memphis, a form of Ptah‐Osiris. Recognized by a blaze on the forehead, marks on the tongue, and certain hairs on the back. Buried in Serapeum at Sakkara which was the main sanctuary. Many representations of him with sun disc on his head between horns.

Subjects: Archaeology.


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