'The Egyptian Zodiac in the Temple of Tentyra', 1804.
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Engraving by J Chapman after Denon. This is possibly a representation of a zodiacal table from the temple of Hathor (first century BC), in the ancient Greek city of Tentyra, near the town of Dendara or Dendera in Northern Egypt, on the River Nile. Illustration from 'Encyclopaedia Londinensis, or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature' published in London, 1810-1829.