Pair statue of the fan bearer Mery and his wife Saty,
Pair statue of the fan bearer Mery and his wife Saty, incribed as an offering to Horus at Edfu. The Fan-bearer stood next to the king, and was therefore one of his most important and trusted courtiers. Country of Origin: Egypt. Culture: Ancient Egyptian. Date/Period: 18th dynasty, c. 1390-1353 BC. Place of Origin: reign of Amenophis III. Material Size: limestone, h = 33.6 cms. Credit Line: Werner Forman Archive/ Christie's, London . Location: 47.