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Ancient Egyptian Dignitary from Memphis
Image by James Blake Wiener

Ancient Egyptian Dignitary from Memphis

This relief made around c. 1250 BCE depicts what a male dignitary or government official from the ancient Egyptian city of Memphis would look like during the New Kingdom Period (c. 1550-1077 BCE). This stone relief was likely made in either...
Ancient Egyptian Terracotta Vase
Image by James Blake Wiener

Ancient Egyptian Terracotta Vase

This terracotta vase dates from the Predynastic period in ancient Egyptian history, c. 4500-3100 BCE. (Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Center for Visual Arts at Stanford University, Stanford, California)
Faience Glass Vase Portraying Arsinöe II
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Faience Glass Vase Portraying Arsinöe II

This fragment of blue faience glass came from a kind of libation vessel known as "oinochoai" which were used in festivals honouring the deified Ptolemaic queens. The figure portrayed is Arsinöe II who wears her hair in the "melon-coiffure"...
Carnelian Intaglio of a Ptolemaic Queen as Aphrodite
Image by Marie-Lan Nguyen

Carnelian Intaglio of a Ptolemaic Queen as Aphrodite

This magnificently carved 1st Century BCE gem intaglio is mounted on gold and framed by glass, emeralds and garnets. The draped and sceptred figure is thought to be a Ptolemaic queen. In her right arm she bears the cornucopia of Aphrodite...
Fayum Egyptian Funerary Portrait
Image by Carole Raddato

Fayum Egyptian Funerary Portrait

Fayum funerary portrait of a man. Encaustic painting on wood (painting technique employing a heated or cold mixture of beewax with resin). 2nd century CE. (National Archaeological Museum of Athens, Greece)
Roman Fresco Fragment with Nilotic Landscape
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Roman Fresco Fragment with Nilotic Landscape

This fragment of a Roman fresco was made in Italy c. 1-79 CE and depicts a Nilotic setting. Images of scenes set on the Nile became increasingly popular after the 1st Century BCE as a kind of Egyptomania gripped the Roman Empire. This scene...
Egyptian Funerary Mask
3D Image by Geoffrey Marchal

Egyptian Funerary Mask

Egyptian funerary mask, new empire, end of the 18th dynasty (circa 1330-1300 BCE), provenance unknown, stuccoed and painted wood, textiles, coloured glass paste. (Musée du Cinquantenaire, Brussels) Made with Capturing Reality. For more...
Model Funerary Barque of Mersou
3D Image by Geoffrey Marchal

Model Funerary Barque of Mersou

Model funerary barque of Mersou, end of the first intermediate period or beginning of the Middle Kingdom (around 2000 - 1900 BCE). Provenance unknown, stuccoed and painted wood. Musée du Cinquantenaire (Brussels, Belgium). Made with CapturingReality...
Egyptian Wooden Coffin
3D Image by Geoffrey Marchal

Egyptian Wooden Coffin

Egyptian rectangular coffin, wood (acacia), protodynastic, 1st dynasty (circa 3100-2890 BCE), Tarkhan, hill J, tomb 175. Musée d'Art et d'Histoire (musée du Cinquantenaire, Brussels, Belgium). Made with ReMake and Recap pro from AutoDesk...
King Amenophis II
3D Image by Geoffrey Marchal

King Amenophis II

King Amenophis II, findspot unknown, diorite, the reign of Amenophis II, c. 1439-1413 BCE. Nye Carlsberg Glyptotek (Copenhagen, Denmark). Made with Memento Beta (now ReMake) from AutoDesk.