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    I work @Derby Museums because I visited the #Tutankhamen exhibition @British Museum 1972 #MuseumWeek #MuseumMemories

  • Rosalia Casas H.

    Los antiguos egipcios introdujeron una destacada renovación en el arte de la joyería, tabajando con la amatista, coralina, jaspe, onice, lapis lazuli, turquesa y quarzo. La plata cobró mas importancia que el oro durante largos años, debido a su escasez.

  • Jessica Griffin

    Tomb of Tutankhamun, Egyptian, 18th Dynasty (1332-1323 BCE). This pectoral representing Tutankhamun's prenomen "NebKheperu Ra" features a basket (Neb) of gold, lapis and othe semiprecious stones, a lapis scarab with wings (kheperu), and the sun (Ra). Below the scarab lies the eye of Horus (representing wisdom) and the ankh (representing life). In the second row (below the line of dots of semi-precious stones) lotus blossoms dangle.

  • Lilly Briar

    Bead Embroidered Egyptian Statement Jewelry by Lux Vivens - The Beading Gem's Journal

  • Nikoloz Bionika

    The winged scarab of King Tutankhamun with semi-precious stones.

  • Anne Foucher

    Ancient Egypt the tomb of TOUTANKHAMON Tutankhamen, Tutankhaten, Tutankhamon | Flickr : partage de photos !

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Egyptian Museum - Pectoral of Tutankhamun of the Rising Sun - GOLD, CARNELIAN, LAPIS LAZULI,TURQUOISE & FELSPAR

Tutankhamun pectoral with solar and lunar elements. Cloisonné with carnelian, lapis lazuli, calcite, obsidian and coloured glass. At its centre is a chalcedony scarab, which has falcon legs and talons.

Pectoral scarab found in Tutankhamun's tomb. This would have been worn during life hung from a gold chain on the chest. Below the bar is a decorative lotus fringe but above the bar the decoration is hieroglyphs that spell out one of the Kings names so while we just see it as decoration, an ancient Egyptian would read it as a word. Winged scarab, uraei (fire-breathing cobras), sacred Eyes, Ankh-signs, and Lotus fringe; this pectoral is composed of TutAnkhAmon's Royal Name as "King of Upper and Lower Egypt": "Neb-Kheperu-Ra" (the hieroglyphs of: basket, Scarab-in Plural-strokes, and the Sun), "Lord of the Forms of Ra"

Coffinette of Tutankhamun, Egyptian museum detail of wing, scaley chevron cobra stripes

Earring ~ 2nd–3rd century Geography: Made in, Kharga Oasis, Byzantine Egypt Culture: Coptic Medium: Gold, semi-precious stones

Tutankhamun scarab treasure

Egyptian never really goes out of style.

Tutankhamun wearing the Hedjet, the crown of Upper Egypt by The Adventurous Eye, via Flickr (more on the Wow board)

Egyptian Hieroglyphics Replica from the Tutankhamun Exhibition currently at Brussels

Golden belt decorated with rosettes and inlayed semi-precious stones. Ca. 200 B.C.

King Tut'ankhamun on a panther. Statuette of gilded wood from the king's tomb, showing him as king of Upper Egypt, carrying a flail in his hand and leaning upon a staff. A number of statuettes of this type, not more than two feet high, were found in the tomb.