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    Statuette of Amun, 945-712 BCE

    Statuette of Amun, Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty 22, ca. 945–715 b.c. Egyptian

    Wedjat Eye Amulet, 664-30 BCE

    Finger Ring of King Akhenaten and Queen Nefertiti Period: New Kingdom, Amarna Period Dynasty: Dynasty 18 Reign: reign of Akhenaten Date: ca. 1353–1323 B.C. Geography: Egypt, Middle Egypt, el-Amarna

    Isis with a Serpent Tail Egypt, 2nd century AD

    Seated Statue of Hatshepsut, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, Joint reign of Hatshepsut and Thutmose III, ca. 1479–1458 B.C.,From Egypt, Upper Egypt; Thebes. Hatshepsut, the most successful of several female rulers of ancient Egypt, declared herself king sometime between years 2 and 7 of the reign of her stepson and nephew, Thutmose III. She adopted the full titulary of a pharaoh, including the throne name Maatkare, which is the name most frequently found on her monuments.


    The statue shown in this image is Cleopatra VII who was an Egyptian queen. She was considered as the last "Pharaoh of Egypt" during the Ptolemaic Dynasty (332-30 BC). The Black basalt statue is one of the best-preserved images of a Ptolemaic queen. She is wearing a wig with many braids and holding a cornucopia. The figure is clearly Egyptian in style, though with Greek attributes (knotted dress). The front of the headdress is decorated with a uraeus, the symbol of Egyptian royalty.


    Mask of God Horus

    These golden statuettes of King Tut show him wearing the crowns of Upper and Lower Egypt. Photo: Kenneth Garrett, National Geographic / HC

    Ra was known as the sun god, and was the creator god and the first divine ruler of Egypt.

    Kneeling Statue of Yuny, New Kingdom, 19th Dynasty reign of Seti I Date: ca. 1294–1279 B.C. Middle Egypt, Asyut (Assiut, Siut; Lykopolis), Tomb of Amenhotep, Necropolis Cliff tomb, Medjdeni, Khashaba 1913

    The sun god Ra, in the form of Great Cat, slays the snake Apep. Papyrus of Hunefer. A copy of the funerary 'Egyptian Book of the Dead', which represents one of the classic examples of these texts. Hunefer was a scribe during Dynasty 19, c.1300 BC

    - 2.1.3. D. - Decline into the Second Intermediate Period // The decline began under Amenenhet IV. and continued under his sister and regent, Queen Sobekneferu, who was the first confirmed female ruler of Egypt and the last ruler of the 12th dynasty. * Head from a Female Sphinx (Brooklyn Museum, NYC)

    Egyptian God Annubis Museum of Antiquities in Cairo, Egypt

    Ring w/ducks, bearing the name of Ramsès IV 1153-1147 BC, 20th dynasty

    Papyrus from the Book of the Dead of Nakht (detail). From Thebes, Egypt, Late 18th Dynasty, 1350-1300 BC.

    Bastet - Solid cast bronze statue of the cat goddess, Egypt 664-332 BC (Musée du Louvre)

    The Desert Wastes, Akhenaten, Egypt - the Pharoah Akhenaten is said to have abolished the Egyptian Gods & the religion of the egyptian people; when he died the priests has their revenge by cursing his spirit to wander the deserts for eternity - his apparition has been reported by people here for centuries and he is frequently reported by visitors to this day