Head of King Senusret III

Head of King Senusret III

Senusret III, who ruled Egypt for about 39 years, was a great king of the 12th Dynasty and is considered to be, perhaps, the most powerful Egyptian ruler of the dynasty. During his reign, artists …

Relief of King Senusret III

Decorative lintel with hieroglyphs identify king Senusret III wearing the crown of Lower Egypt (left) and the crown of Upper Egypt (right) during the Heb Sed. Sed festivals were jubilees celebrated after a ruler had …