Laying Lion, Egypt, 1st century BCE, Rom, Capitol, plaster copy. The Royal Cast Collection (Copenhagen, Denmark). Made...
Egyptian Pharaoh Relief from the 12th Dynasty
This limestone fragment depicts an Egyptian pharaoh. He wears the "white crown," menat and collar, and heb-sed robe...
Egyptian Royal Woman
An Egyptian Royal Woman, probably of the 18th Dynasty, possibly Nefertiti.
Cloth covered, plastered and painted wood anthropoid coffin of Tetet, XXII-XXIV Dynasty. (Egyptian Museum, Castello Sforzesco...
Currently located in the Louvre Museum, this Funerary stela was found at Abydos. It is an example of an Egyptian Royal...
General appearance of an Egyptian Temple. From A History of Art in Ancient Egypt, Vol. I by Georges Perrot and Charles...
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King Ergamenes (also known as King Arkamani I, reigned 295-275 BCE) was the first great king of Meroe (located in modern-day...
Exploring the Dakhla Oasis
The Dakhla Oasis lies west of the Nile river, between Cairo and Luxor. Egyptologist Garry Shaw follows the trail of...
Face of the Sphinx
The face of the Great Sphinx of Giza has been believed to depict Khafre, although this claim is disputed.