Egyptian military .
For most parts of...Egyptian military .
For most parts of its long history, Ancient Egypt was unified under one government. The main military concern for the nation was to keep enemies out. The arid plains and deserts surrounding Egypt were inhabited by nomadic tribes who occasionally tried to raid or settle in the ...
Hatshepsut as Female King,
Dynasty 18...Hatshepsut as Female King,
Dynasty 18; joint reign of Hatshepsut and Thutmose III (1479?1458 B.C.)
Granite; H. 65 3/4 in. (167 cm)
Head and lower parts: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Rogers Fund, 1929 (29.3.3); torso: Rijksmuseum van Oudheden, Leiden
Photograph by Peter Jan Bomhof ...
Dynasty 18 1400 BCE Tinted iv...Gazelle
Dynasty 18 1400 BCE Tinted ivory wood and blue pigment inlay
360?343 B.C.E.; Dynast...Magical Stela,
360?343 B.C.E.; Dynasty 30, reign of Nectanebo II; late Dynastic period
Greywacke; H. 32 7/8 in. (83.5 cm)
Fletcher Fund, 1950 (50.85)
The top half of this stela was skillfully carved in a hard dark stone. On the part below the central figure panel, rows of hieroglyp...
You ever wonder what t...Egyptian Magic
You ever wonder what the ankh meant?
Or how about the scarab?
This is the book you need. Everything from amulets, to talismans are destribe within the pages of this collection. From practical uses , to the magical power they had within, descriptions of ceremonies and all are he...
, Early 18th Dynasty...Hatnefer's Chair
, Early 18th Dynasty, joint reign of Hatshepsut and Thutmose III
Boxwood, cypress, ebony, linen cord.
H. 53 cm (20 7/8 in.), W. 50 cm (19 3/4 in.),
D. 54 cm (21 1/4 in.).
Rogers Fund, 1936 (36.3.152).
? The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
The chair's openwo...
Trial sketch of a swallow
Dynasty 18 ...Trial sketch of a swallow
Dynasty 18 1473-1458 BCE Limestone
King Thutmose 3 ,Napoleon of ancient Egy...King Thutmose 3 ,Napoleon of ancient Egypt .
When king Thutmose II (his name as appeard in cartouche) died in 1504 BC, his heir, King Thutmose III, was still a child, and so queen Hatshepsut governeded as a regent. With in a year, she had herself crowned pharaoh, and then mother and son ruled j...
Colossal Sphinx of Hatshepsut .
Early...Colossal Sphinx of Hatshepsut .
Early Dynasty 18; joint reign of Hatshepsut and Thutmose III (1479?1458 B.C.)
Granite; H. 64 5/8 in. (164 cm), W. 35 3/8 in. (90 cm), D. 11 ft. 3 in. (343 cm)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York .
Dynasty 18 reign of Thutmos...Wig Cover
Dynasty 18 reign of Thutmose III 1479-1425 BCE from the tomb of the three minor wives of Thutmose III gold gesso carnelian jasper glass
Dynasty 18 reign of Thu...Broad Collars
Dynasty 18 reign of Thutmose III 1479-1425 BCE gold carnelian glass from the tomb of the three minor wives of Thutmose III Thebes
A predynastic figure of a king wearing t...A predynastic figure of a king wearing the lower Egypt crown ....
An imaginary painting of king Amenemhet ...An imaginary painting of king Amenemhet 3 /12th dynasty ....
Elegance ,Prosperity and super fine art ...Elegance ,Prosperity and super fine art .
A high priestess from the empire era wearing a see through dress and a high style wig .
Other spellings: Tuthmose, ...Tuthmosis 3
Other spellings: Tuthmose, Thutmosis, Thutmose, Djehutymes
King of Ancient Egypt (1479- 1425 BCE), the 5th ruler of the 18th Dynasty.
Tuthmosis 3 was son of Tuthmosis 2, and son-in-law to queen Hatshepsut, as he married her daughter ? his own half-sister.
As an adult ...
Ancient Egyptian Mummification was a Spe...Ancient Egyptian Mummification was a Specialised Process refined over the ages.
it was intended to preserve the Human Body from Natural Decay after Death, however the egyptians were known to mummify Cats , Bulls and Crocodiles as they were sacred animals.
Anubis depicted here is the God accociat...
Sphinx of queen Hatshibsut .
Dynast...Sphinx of queen Hatshibsut .
Dynasty 18 reign of Hatshepsut 15th century BCE
Female Mummy Mask
Dynasty 18 1450-137...Female Mummy Mask
Dynasty 18 1450-1379 BCE gilded and painted cartonnage with accented edges, dry brush, and craqlure texture applied...
Dynasty 18 reign of Thut...Gold sandals
Dynasty 18 reign of Thutmose III 1479-1425 BCE from the tomb of the three minor wives in the Wady Gabbanat el-Qurud Thebes...
Cartooning was an Egyptian art .
No d...Cartooning was an Egyptian art .
No doubt this freehand cartoon shows from where this satire art began ....
Akhenaton a revolutionary pharao
...Akhenaton a revolutionary pharao
An Egyptian pharoh (1380-1362 BC), the predecessor of Tutankamen, and husband of Nefertiti, Akhenaton radically revised the Egyptian religious world by instituting a unique form of monotheism. His innovation temporarially ushered in a period of artistic freedo...
Goddess Hathor .
A marvellous intact ...Goddess Hathor .
A marvellous intact statue found in luxor cachette / Luxor museum ....
Face of an Old Woman
Reign of Akhenat...Face of an Old Woman
Reign of Akhenaten 1353-1336 BCE from the Thutmose workshop at Amarna Gypsum jasper...
An astonishing example of the famous Fay...An astonishing example of the famous Fayoum portraites / late roman period ....