Objects

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Queen Nefertiti Kissing her Daughter

Queen Nefertiti Kissing her Daughter

Egyptian art made in the centuries before Akhenaten came to the throne gives few clues to the lives or feelings of members of the royal family. Artisans working in the Amarna Period, however, began representing …

Signet Ring of King Amenhotep II

Signet Ring of King Amenhotep II

Gold Ring Decorated with a Hathor Sistrum

Gold Ring Decorated with a Hathor Sistrum

Eye of Horus Amulet

Eye of Horus Amulet

Gold Amulet of the God Nehebkau

Gold Amulet of the God Nehebkau

Topics

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Relief of the god Amun-Re

Relief of the god Amun-Re

Shown here a remain of a wall that has a niche that probably housed a statue. It’s topped by the Egyptian cavetto cornice and we can see the Niswt Bity title of the king Senusert …

Relief of King Senusret I before the god Min-Amun

Relief of a Honeybee

Books

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Tutankhamun, King of Egypt: His Life and Afterlife

Tutankhamun, King of Egypt: His Life and Afterlife

“An innovative account of the life of Tutankhamun, the rediscovery of his existence, and the enduring impact of the finding of his tomb, by leading Egyptologist Aidan Dodson The spectacular discovery of Tutankhamun’s tomb in …

Exploring Religion in Ancient Egypt