Opet Festival at Karnak
by Mark Millmore
Opet Festival at Karnak is a limited Edition Giclee print.
Each print is made with light fast inks and printed on 305gsm museum quality Hahnemuhle fine art paper. The quality is exceptional and if framed with acid free mount card and board will retain its detail and colour for around 200 years.
Each print is signed and numbered and delivered in an extra thick custom made mailing tube. It comes with a certificate of authentication.
Paper size 19 inches (48cm) wide by 13 high (33cm)
The edition is limited to just 200 world wide.
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During the New Kingdom the Opet, was one of the most
important annual festivals.
the people received free
bread and beer and the celebrations lasted for 27 days.
It began at Karnak with a procession - The statue of
Amun was placed in a shrine and carried on a ceremonial
barque (boat) to Luxor temple through crowded streets.
At Luxor ceremonies were performed to transfer Amun’s
power to Pharaoh and ensure the fertility of the earth.
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