101b: Successful Statues (with Dr. Campbell Price)
The Man Who Became a God.
In this episode we look at the divine statues of Amunhotep son of Hapu(c.1370 BCE) and how they helped him become a god. With me for this episode is Dr. Campbell Price, Curator of Egypt and Sudan at the Manchester Museum, University of Manchester. Dr. Price is an expert on non-royal statues and religion and he generously agreed to discuss these topics with me. The result was a wonderful interview, that I think you'll really enjoy!
02:47 Episode Intro,
04:00 Amuhotep Son of Hapu as a god,
08:00 Pilgrims to Amunhotep Hapu's statues,
14:45 Campbell Price Interview (Part 1),
27:07 Campbell Price Interview (Part 2),
47:40 Summary and Conclusion,
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