The Pyramids of Giza

The Pyramids of Giza

Kenneth Garrett Photography

Golden flies of Queen Ahhotep IIah (“pea…

Golden flies of Queen Ahhotep I

Iah (“peace of the moon”),

the mother of Ahmose I. The fly symbolized tenacity, this ceremonial necklace given as award for valor in battle. Second Intermediate Period, 17th Dynasty, ca. 1580-1550 BC. Now in the Egyptian Museum, Cairo.

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Models of Nubian infantry

This wooden model of marching troops was discovered in 1894 inside the tomb of Mesheti, Mayor of the 13th Nome of Upper Egypt, at Asyut in Middle Egypt.

Forty wooden figures are shown, walking in four rows, with short white kilts. They are barefooted. Each figure is individually carved, giving each a unique appearance, and carrying a spear in one hand and shield in the other.

Middle Kingdom, 11th Dynasty, around 2000 BC. Egyptian Museum, Cairo.

Daily life scene Relief depicting a man milkin…

Daily life scene 

Relief depicting a man milking a cow, detail of a wall carving from the Mastaba of Kagemni. Old Kingdom, 6th Dynasty,

reign of king Teti, ca. 2345-2333 BC. Saqqara Necropolis.

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Take a break and have a magical Friday at the Magic Lake where you can enjoy your sand boarding program!

Program includes:

Transportation via A/C buses

All tickets & permits

Visit El-Mudawra Mountain

Sandboarding

Sports & fun activities (Volleyball – Racket – Soccer – American Football)

BBQ Lunch (1⁄4 chicken – rice – vegetables – salad)

Felucca ride

Professional photography

Unlimited water & soft drinks

Campfire

Every Friday for 425 LE per person.

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egyptpassion:

detail from the Pyramidion (basalt) of King Amenemhat III (ca. 1859–1813 BCE, XII Dynasty), from His Pyramid at Dashur. Now in the Cairo Museum…
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Mummies of Seti I and Ramesses IIThe mummy of …

Mummies of Seti I and Ramesses II

  1. The mummy of Seti I, who reigned around 1290-1279 BC.
  2. The mummy of Ramesses II, who reigned around 1279-1213 BC.

Adelphoi Zangaki (Zangaki brothers), c. 1870-1890 

Images: Śląska Biblioteka Cyfrowa via Europeana

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severancerune:

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Silver Snake Bracelet Egyptian silver brace…

Silver Snake Bracelet

Egyptian silver bracelet in the form of a double-headed snake, Ptolemaic Period, ca. 300-100 BC. Now in the Private Collection.

Isis suckling Horus

Isis suckling Horus

Bronze statuette depicting goddess Isis suckling the infant Horus. Late Period, ca. 664-332 BC. Now in the Freud Museum, London.