Statuette of Isis and Horus [Egyptian] (55.121.5) | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Caduceus + pineal gland. This emblem is still used today all over the US. Just take a look at the back of any ambulance or medical facility. This was an ancient pre Sumerian symbol
Uatchit Eye goddess
#10 This Ancient Egyptian Art depicts the pastiche, a false beard symbolizing deity, and a corselet. The corselet is a type of armor.
The Awakening of Osiris, Egyptian Museum, Cairo. Photo : Christoph Gerigk ©Franck Goddio/HILTI Foundation
Isis, Osiris and Nephtys. Scene from woman's mummy mask, Roman Period. A.D. 60–70. Possibly from Middle Egypt, Meir (Mir). Medium: Cartonnage, plaster, paint, plant fibers.
Nubian Hathor-Headed Magic Crystal Amulet, 743-712 BC From the Napatan Period, reign of Piye (Piankhy), found at el-Kurru, Sudan. The crystal ball amulet is surmounted by a gold head of Hathor crowned with disc and horns. Piye was a Kushite king and founder of the 25th Dynasty who ruled Egypt from 753/752 BC to c. 722 BC. He ruled from the city of Napata, located deep in Nubia, modern-day Sudan.
Faience inlay in the form of an owl, from Egypt, 525-305 BC
Inlays in the form of the "Horus of Gold", falcon with spread wings and Thoth as the ibis with a maat feather. Period: Late Period–Ptolemaic Period Date: 4th century B.C. Geography: Egypt, Middle Egypt, Hermopolis (el-Ashmunein) Medium: Faience, polychrome. Metropolitan Museum of Art
Portadora de ofrendas, Reino Medio, XI Din. El Cairo, Museo Egipcio. La mujer personifica una propiedad que habría proporcionado ofrendas de alimento para el espíritu de Meketre para la eternidad. Lleva un pato vivo cogido por las alas en una mano y equilibra una cesta de alimento con la otra. Su vestido se decora con el diseño de pluma a menudo asociado con diosas, y esto puede referirse a Isis y Nephthis, que protegen el espíritu del difunto en la otra vida.
The goddess Sekhmet, daughter of Re, wife of Ptah and mother of Nefertem is associated with the lioness and takes its attributes as dangerous power but also maternal instinct. Sekmet has the body of a woman and the head of a lioness. Nefertem Chapel at Abydos ~ by Paul Smit
Old Photos of Egypt before the 1920s.
Bust of Tutankhamun Being Transported from His Tomb in the Valley of the Kings in 1922, Egypt.
anachoretique: Excavation of the Sphinx, circa 1850. Egypt.
Vignette of the book of the dead of Bakenmut. Egypt, Third Intermediate Period, late Dynasty 21 (1069-945 BC) or early Dynasty 22 (945-715 BC), papyrus, Overall - h:20.60 l:12.20 cm (h:8 1/16 l:4 3/4 inches). Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic Trust 1914.724
Stele of Keti and Senet | | Late 11.-12. Dynasty, about 2061-1900 BC
Ornamental Comb Predynastyc,Late Naqada III ca3200-3100 BC Egypt
Chalice,Third intermediate period. Dynasty 22,ca 945-712 BC Egypt,made in faience
Footboard of Pekherkhonsu Egypt, Upper Egypt; Thebes, el-Khokha, Tomb of Aafenmut Late Period, Kushite, Dynasty 25, ca. 712–664 B.C.
Statue of Royal Chanting the Solar Hymn Written on His Stela. Period: New Kingdom Dynasty: Dynasty 18 Reign: reign of Amenhotep II Date: ca. 1427–1400 B.C. Geography: Egypt, Upper Egypt; Thebes Medium: Limestone, paint
Canopic jar of Teti Period: New Kingdom Dynasty: Dynasty 18 Date: ca. 1479–1390 BC Geography: From Egypt Medium: Pottery, paint