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egypt-museum: “ Clasp of Princess Sithathor This clasp takes the form of two lotus flowers, between them hangs an image of the Goddess Bat. It will originally have fitted to a necklace. Fastener of a. Egypt Jewelry, Viking Jewelry, Ancient Egyptian Jewelry, Ancient Egypt Fashion, Egypt Museum, Art Ancien, Long Pearl Necklaces, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Civilizations

egypt-museum: Necklace of Princess Sithathor ...

egypt-museum: “ Necklace of Princess Sithathor This clasp takes the form of two lotus flowers, between them hangs an image of the Goddess Bat. It will originally have fitted to a necklace. Fastener of...

Mummy of Pacheri An ancient Egyptian mummy of a. Mummy of Pacheri An ancient Egyptian mummy of a Pacheri… Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Egypt, Egypt Mummy, Egypt Museum, Nazca Lines, Egyptian Mummies, Funny Fathers Day Gifts, Archaeological Discoveries, Egypt Art

egypt-museum: Mummy of Pacheri It is the...

egypt-museum: “ Mummy of Pacheri It is the mummy of a man about 1.65 meter tall, who lived during the Ptolemaic Period, ca. 305-30 BC. It called the mummy of Pacheri, although the reading of the...

Sphinx of Amenemhat IIISeven sphinxes of Amenemhat III were found in Tanis in the eastern Delta. They were thus called the Tanite sphinxes. They evoke the superhuman power of the king and emphasize. Egyptian Mythology, Egyptian Goddess, Ancient Egyptian Art, Ancient Aliens, Ancient Greece, European History, American History, Egypt Museum, Middle Ages

egypt-museum: Sphinx of Amenemhat III Seven...

egypt-museum: “ Sphinx of Amenemhat III Seven sphinxes of Amenemhat III were found in Tanis in the eastern Delta. They were thus called the Tanite sphinxes. They evoke the superhuman power of the king...

Mummy ofYuya and TjuyuThe mummy of King Tuts great...

Mummy of Yuya and Tjuyu The mummy of King Tut’s...

Mummy of Yuya and TjuyuThe mummy of King Tut’s great grandfather, Yuya, is a stunning example of ancient Egyptian embalming. He and his wife were probably between 50 and 60 years old at the time of...

Silver Jug with a Golden Goat HandleThis jug looks like a...

Silver Jug with a Golden Goat Handle This jug...

Silver Jug with a Golden Goat HandleThis jug looks like a pomegranate with a golden handle in the shape of a goat. The goat’s legs give the impression of movement. Around the jug is a decoration of...

“It seems clear from numerous tomb-paintings and reliefs, especially those dating to the New Kingdom, that ancient Egyptians of the tomb-owning classes enjoyed entertaining large groups of relatives. Ancient Egypt History, Ancient Aliens, Ancient Greece, Egyptian Women, Ancient Egyptian Art, Egypt Museum, Used Books Online, European History, American History

“In ancient Egyptian society a woman was accorded...

“In ancient Egyptian society a woman was accorded legal rights equal to those of a man from the same social class and had the same expectation of a life after death… Pharaonic Egypt was not an...

Inside the Tomb of TutankhamunA scene from the north wall of...

Inside the Tomb of Tutankhamun A scene from the...

Inside the Tomb of TutankhamunA scene from the north wall of Tutankhamun’s burial chamber shows the brown “freckling” of the paintings that may have resulted when the tomb was hastily painted and...

“Pectoral from the tomb of Tutankhamun , gold, lapis lazuli & semi-precious stones depicting a scarab (Kheperu), solar disk (Ra) & a crescent (Neb) form Tutankhamun’s prenomen 'Nebkheperura'. The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, Cairo. via Stephen Ellcock” Ancient Egyptian Jewelry, Egyptian Symbols, Ancient Art, Ancient History, Egyptian Scarab, Mayan Symbols, Viking Symbols, Viking Runes, Ancient Symbols

egypt-museum: Pectoral of Tutankhamun with the...

egypt-museum: “ Pectoral of Tutankhamun with the Winged Scarab This beautiful pendant illustrates the throne name of King Tutankhamun, “Neb- kheprew-re.” The central element is the scarab “Khepri”...

Mummified phallus covered in linenA mummified phallus covered in linen (presumably second half of the first millennium BC from Egypt) is on display as part of an exhibition on mummies from around the. Ancient Peruvian, Peruvian Art, Life In Ancient Egypt, Ancient Egyptian Art, Egypt Museum, Black Royalty, Visit Egypt, Black History Facts, Egypt Travel

egypt-museum: Mummified Phallus Covered in...

egypt-museum: “ Mummified Phallus Covered in Linen A mummified phallus covered in linen (presumably second half of the first millennium BC from Egypt) is on display as part of an exhibition on...

carolathhabsburg: Pose like an Egypcian.

carolathhabsburg: “Pose like an Egypcian.”

carolathhabsburg: ““Pose like an Egypcian.” ”

Court of Ramesses IIHeadless Statues of Ramesses II stand guard...

Court of Ramesses II Headless Statues of Ramesses...

Court of Ramesses IIHeadless Statues of Ramesses II stand guard at the Luxor temple complex.

Clues from ancient texts guided European archaeologists in their long search for Bubastis, sacred to the Egyptian cat goddess Bastet. Egyptian Cat Goddess, Egyptian Cats, Egypt Museum, Ancient Egypt History, Trojan War, Latest Discoveries, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Civilizations, British Museum

Armlets of Ramesses II Gold armlets of embossed...

Armlets of Ramesses II Gold armlets of embossed gold and lapis lazuli, bearing the name of King Ramesses II. Its body consist of a large chunk of lapis lazuli framed by broad bands of gold plate. The...

Inside the Tomb of TutankhamunThe burial chambers west wall...

Inside the Tomb of Tutankhamun The burial...

Inside the Tomb of TutankhamunThe burial chamber’s west wall depicts an extract from the Book of Amduat or “What is in the Underworld.“ Twelve baboon deities represent the twelve hours of the night...

Cosmetic Vessel of a Servant Carrying Unguent VaseThis wooden...

Cosmetic Vessel of a Servant Carrying Unguent Vase...

Cosmetic Vessel of a Servant Carrying Unguent VaseThis wooden statue depicts a shaved servant carrying a vase for unguent, or ointment, on his shoulder. The left arm is bent, enabling the hand to...

Osiris Pillars Wearing a multicolored atef crown the god...

Osiris Pillars Wearing a multicolored atef...

Osiris Pillars Wearing a multicolored atef crown, the god Osiris, sovereign of the underworld, sits on a throne in the annex. He wears a beard and holds a flail, both symbols of royalty. Tomb of Seti...

Where there is no money people have to barter rather than buy...

“Where there is no money people have to barter...

“Where there is no money people have to barter rather than buy and sell, and the word ‘barter’ is itself stamped with a colonial image of beads and trinkets changing hands in savage lands. This is one...