The Ogdoad, also called the Hehu or Infinites, were the celestial rulers of a cosmic age. Considered to have come long before the Egyptian religious system currently recognized, the Ogdoad were
Anubis is one of the most prominent and mystical gods of ancient Egypt. He was known since the earliest periods in the history of the civilization that was based near the Nile River.This god was first
Egyptian ceremonial shield, from the tomb of Tutankhamun (King Tut) 1333-23 B.C.
Colossus of Tutmosis III – Red granite. New Kingdom Cairo Egyptian Museum
Hatshepsut; Egypt; Egyptian Museum; Cairo, detail from statue of Hathor with suckling Amenhotep II, in Shrine dedicated to Hathor by Thutmosis III, 18th dynasty; New Kingdom; Luxor
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Neferkare Pepiseneb may have been an eighth dynasty king of ancient Egypt during the First Intermediate Period. His name is attested on the Abydos King List, and he is the first king since ntyiqrt (who may be either Nitocris or Netjerkare) to appear on the Turin Canon of Kings, which gives him the epithet, Shery, or The Younger. - Ancient Egyptian Cartouche
Horemakhet statue, son of Shabaqo,High Priest of Amun in Thebes, Egyptian clothes, Kushite facial expression, Black Pharaohs, Nubians, Egypt, Aswan, Nubian Museum
Performing duo: Singer Iti and Harpist Hekanu. Tomb of Prince Nikaure. V Dynasty, 2498-2345 BC, Old Kingdom. Stela. Necropolis at Saqqara.
Temple of Seti I at Abydos
Vezir, copper alloy and silver, Middle Kingdom, 12th Dynasty, c.1800 BC, Munich.
Model faience wig for a statue 1390-1327 BC - Amarna Period Egypt, Thebes British Museum http://67.media.tumblr.com/573c1e8221aa414a3ee9880dc2fc7e33/tumblr_o6gv2q1jqQ1sh8e5qo1_1280.png
Statuette of an Ibis Made in Egypt, 3rd century B.C. - 1st century A.D. Glass and bronze, 6.3 x 8 cm (2 ½ x 3 1/8 in.) Source: The J. Paul Getty Museum
Greek style hair. Mummies and mummy hair from ancient Egypt. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images
Intricate animal and flower tattoos found on Egyptian mummy. The mummy's tattoos include two seated baboons depicted between a wadjet eye (top row), a symbol of protection [Credit: Anne Austin] The newly reported tattoos are the first on a mummy from dynastic Egypt to show actual objects, among them lotus blossoms on the mummy’s hips, cows on her arm and baboons on her neck. Just a few other ancient Egyptian mummies sport tattoos, and those are merely patterns of dots or dashes.
An ancient Egyptian child mummy is about to undergo a non-invasive CT scan (pictured) at St Bernward hospital in Hildesheim, Germany
Four pre-dynastic tombs uncovered in Egypt
The skeleton of the previously unknown pharaoh Woseribre Senebkay lays on a table. The king’s body was originally mummified, but robbers ripped the body apart. Surrounding the skeleton (from left to right) are Matt Olson, Graduate Student, NELC Department, University of Pennsylvania; Alexander Wegner; and Paul Verhelst, Graduate Student, NELC Department, University of Pennsylvania [Credit: Jennifer Wegner/Penn Museum]
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Ancient Egyptian gold scissors, 1500 BC.
Owen Jones’s The Grammar of Ornament. Originally published in 1856, this book is one of the holy grails of art reference books.
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