Head of Hatshepsut

Illustration

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 04 January 2015

Rose granite head of the statue of queen Hatshepsut. She wears the royal headdress and was depicted as a pharaoh. From modern-day Egypt. New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, circa 1460 BCE. (State Museum of Egyptian Art, Munich, Germany).



About the Author

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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