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Detail of ceremonial chariot. The falcon Horus carries the solar disk engraved with the winged scarab, the God Khépri, symbol of the rising sun and resurrection and a giver of life. Amarna type of sun (hieroglyph: The Key to Life). Beetle is the cyclic symbol of the sun and resurrection. He is the sun rising from itself, which comes from God. The beetle carries the huge ball of the sun between its legs, as the sun god returns shadows of the night. The beetle is day and night.

Carved black limestone statue of Bes, the Egyptian bandy-legged, dwarf deity with a lion's ears, mane, and tail. Bes is usually depicted as a bearded, savage-looking, yet comical figure, believed to guard against evil spirits and misfortune. Dirt patina. Ptolemaic. 305-30 BC

Period: Neo-Assyrian Date: ca. 8th century B.C. Geography: Mesopotamia, Nimrud (ancient Kalhu, IRAQ) Culture: Assyrian 1958, excavated by Sir Max Mallowan on behalf of the British School of Archaeology in Iraq and the Metropolitan Museum of Art; ceded to the British School of Archaeology in Iraq in the division of finds; acquired by the Museum in 1959, purchased from British School of Archaeology in Iraq

Statue, Wadjet (?) Period: Late Period Dynasty: Dynasty 25–26 Date: ca. 712–525 B.C. Geography: Egypt Medium: Bronze or copper all

Abydos, Carving, Egypt Pharaoh wearing the blue war crown and getting the breath of life from the ankh held by one of the gods of Egypt.

Statuette of Amun, Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty 22, ca. 945–715 B.C. Egyptian Gold

Louvre, Mésopotamie

Hatshepsut Temple Egypt

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Sumerian Art Louvre

Relief panel

Northwestern Iranian Gold Cup with Horned Animals, Marlik 2000 BC

Sumerian art of Inanna becomes Amorite Clay Plaque depicting a woman in Sumerian city state Isin-Larsa C.2100 BCE

"Ishtar Gate," Iraq from Matson Collection, 1932

Olmec colossal heads. The most recognized aspect of the Olmec civilization are the enormous helmeted heads. The Olmec are now recognized as the predecessors of the Maya and Aztec civilizations. Olmec head, Museo de Antropología, Xalapa Olmec head, Veracruz, circa 1942. The Olmec are now recognized as the predecessors of the Maya and Aztec civilizations. Many of the scientific and cultural discoveries previously credited to those cultures are now recognized as being discovered first by the Ol...

One of the daughters of Akhenaten and Nefertiti, this is probably the oldest, Meritaten. She and her sisters, Nefertiti (who was also Akhenaten's half-sister) and Akhenaten are all depicted with this shaped skull.

The Antikythera mechanism is an ancient mechanical computer designed to calculate astronomical positions. It was recovered in 1900–1901 from the Antikythera wreck. However, its significance and complexity were not understood until decades later. The construction has been dated to the early 1st century BCE. Technological artifacts of similar complexity and workmanship did not reappear until the 14th century, when mechanical astronomical clocks were built in Europe. modern reconstruction at bo...

∆ .. Ur-Nammu stele. Sumerian holy city Ur, hometown of the Patriarch Abraham was first settled from around 5000 BC. Ur flourished again in the time of the Third Dynasty of Ur in the 21st century BC which saw the final flowering of Sumerian achievement. The founder of this dynasty Ur-Nammu built a great Ziggurat

Victory Stele of Naram-Sin, king of Akkad. Circa 2250 BC. Brought from Sippar to Susa in the 12th century BC. Restored in 1992 AD. Displayed in the Louvre Museum, Paris.