Another example comes from Egyptian mythology in a drawing of Hathor embodied as a tree suckling the Pharaoh (Figures 19 and 20). Her shade protects him and her fruit sustains him.
|[aras-image:2Ak.057,,8,,,Figure 19 Thutmose III Suckled by the Sycamore Goddess.]|
|[aras-image:2Ak.092,,8,,,Figure 20 Refreshment at the Sycamore.]|