King Sahure and a Nome God (2458-2446 B....King Sahure and a Nome God (2458-2446 B.C.)Egyptian Old Kingdom, Dynasty V (2498-2491 B.C.)Fifth Dynasty...
An Invocation of Sekhmet
"The Powerfu...An Invocation of Sekhmet
"The Powerful, powerful in her existence, She that impurity fears.
The one who's face is beautiful, remarkable of image, who thrusts back sadness.
The solar feminine disc, radiant, rejuvenating, illuminating the country.
The Mistress of the sky, appearing in her sanctu...
Leopard-Head Decoration from a Ritual Ro...Leopard-Head Decoration from a Ritual Robe. Gilded wood, rock crystal, and coloured glass. Height 13 cm. Carter 44q....
Statuette of Kha.
The wooden statuette ...Statuette of Kha.
The wooden statuette of Kha is the only existing figure of him.
It was placed on the chair that was found near the coffin of Merit in his undisturbed tomb.
Egyptian Museum, Turin....
The royal cartouches of King Seti I
Val...The royal cartouches of King Seti I
Vally of the kings , Luxor ....
Contents of the tomb of Kha and his wife...Contents of the tomb of Kha and his wife Merit.
Kha was architect of the Pharaoh (Amenhotep II 18th Dynasty) and responsible for building projects not just in the reign of Amenhotep II, but also in the reign of 3 or 4 kings: Tuthmosis III, Amenhotep II, Tuthmosis IV and Amenhotep III
The intact ...
Not one ,not two ,not three but a comple...Not one ,not two ,not three but a complete set of five offerings carriers ! !
A clear evidence of organized robbery ,
Painted wooden coffin of young woman in ...Painted wooden coffin of young woman in classical costume with black stripes or clavi and H-motif on the right sleeve ,
Early Roman period .
Sarcophagus of King Ramsess III ,
Louvr...Sarcophagus of King Ramsess III ,
Mummy mask of a lady ,
New...Mummy mask of a lady ,
New kingdom ....
Tomb statuette of a girl
w...Tomb statuette of a girl
wood + color traces 13cm Thebe 18d
This tiny figure is worth looking at original size. The wig is painted black and the there are red spots on the chest, suggesting a pattern of beads or flowers forming a necklace.
Mummy mask of a high-ranking lady ,
w...Mummy mask of a high-ranking lady ,
new kingdom ....
2323 BC, Egypt, RMO Leiden N...Scribe ,
2323 BC, Egypt, RMO Leiden Netherlands...
Archaeologists yesterday hoisted a 9-ton...Archaeologists yesterday hoisted a 9-tonne temple pylon from the waters of the Mediterranean that was part of the palace complex of the fabled Cleopatra before it became submerged for centuries in the harbour of Alexandria....
Syrian prisoners ( detail Sakkara grave ...Syrian prisoners ( detail Sakkara grave Horemheb southern wall 18d 1325 bc, RMO Leiden)...
Block-statue of Simoet the scribe (RMO l...Block-statue of Simoet the scribe (RMO leiden, 19d egypt, 62cm)...
Mertites 2x and son (RMO Leiden Sakkara ...Mertites 2x and son (RMO Leiden Sakkara 5D)...
A rare example of wall painting combinin...A rare example of wall painting combining Egyptian ,Greek and Roman styles
Louvre returns Egypt's ancient artworks
...Louvre returns Egypt's ancient artworks
The Louvre Museum has returned Egypt's ancient wall paintings after the country severed ties with the French art hub in October.
Egypt retrieved the fragments after President Hosni Mubarak checked one of them during a visit with his French counterpart, N...
Civilizations Bridge In Hieroglyphic Wri...Civilizations Bridge In Hieroglyphic Writing ....
Tomb statue of luty
(RMO Leiden, Egyp...Tomb statue of luty
(RMO Leiden, Egypt Sakkara; 19d, royal personal physician)...
Tomb statue of Wensu
(RMO Leiden, 1458-...Tomb statue of Wensu
(RMO Leiden, 1458-1425 bc Thebe Dra Abu 'n-Naga)...
Early Roman period mummy mask of a lady ...Early Roman period mummy mask of a lady ....
Tomb statue of Khaemtore (RMO Leiden, Th...Tomb statue of Khaemtore (RMO Leiden, Thebe(Deir el-Medina) ~1255-1214bc 19d)...
It?s a Fake!
Exhibit on Forgeries to ...It?s a Fake!
Exhibit on Forgeries to Launch in Toronto
This 20th century fake attempts to mimic a pharaoh. The sandstone is tinted with a reddish pigment that gives the appearance of old age. The crown doesn't cover the nape of the neck. The carving of the facial features is also very crude.A ...