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A project of the American Research Center in Egypt



The mummiform creator god of Memphis that is associated with crafts. In later times he was joined with Sokar and Osiris. He is usually shown holding a staff combined with a Djed-pillar, Ankh sign, and was-scepter. His shaven head was covered by a tight-fitting cap, but in later periods he is depicted wearing a straight beard.