Illustrated Bible History

Ancient Egyptian Daily Life - Altars

Egyptian Altars Egyptian Altars
Illustration of Egyptian altars, from a bas relief at Thebes.
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An ancient Egyptian altar from the British Museum, showing that the trench is for carrying off the libation. The objects on it are eight circular cakes, a jar with food, two trussed geese, two water jugs, a lotus flower and two cucumbers all on a mat.