Singe jouant de la lyre Basse Epoque, 664 - 332 avant J.-C. | Site officiel du musée du Louvre
Thuya, Mother of Queen - Glass, Semi-precious stones, Period: New Kingdom, 18th - DynastyReign: Amenhotep III - Height: 40 cm Width: 28 cm - Thuya's mask, as all other funerary masks, was considered an indispensable element for the protection of the deceased's head and its parts are identified with the principle deities of Egypt. It is made of gilded plaster and was sealed within a series of wooden coffins. It was found broken, but in 1
Colossal Statue of King Tut...One of two nearly identical colossal images, this statue was excavated by the Oriental Institute from the ruins of an ancient temple built in western Thebes (modern Luxor). Because two such statues were excavated, the Egyptian government gave one of the pair to the Oriental Institute. The other statue is in the Egyptian Museum, Cairo.
Beadnet dress | Egyptian Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khufu |2551–2528 B.C.Depictions of women in Egyptian art features garments decorated with an overall lozenge pattern. This design is believed to represent beadwork, either sewn onto a linen dress or worked into a net worn over the linen. This beadnet dress is the earliest surviving example of such a garment.The color of the beads has faded, but the beadnet was originally blue and blue green in imitation of lapis lazuli and turquoise.