Category: 19th dynasty

Bas-relief in a Chapel at the Temple of Seti…

Bas-relief in a Chapel at the Temple of Seti I, Abydos

marmarinos: Detail of an ancient Egyptian reli…

marmarinos:

Detail of an ancient Egyptian relief of Khaemweset, a son of Ramesses II, dated to 1279-1213 BCE. Limestone. Currently located in Santa Barbara Museum of Art. Image taken by Mary Harrsch.

Egyptian obelisk decorated with hieroglyphs …

Egyptian obelisk decorated with hieroglyphs exalting the reign of the pharaoh Ramesses II. Place de la Concorde, Paris.

Chapel in the Temple of Seti I, Abydos

Chapel in the Temple of Seti I, Abydos

The opening of the mouth ceremony, detail of…

The opening of the mouth ceremony, detail of a wall relief from the Tomb of Sennedjem

(TT1). New Kingdom, 19th Dynasty, ca. 1292-1189 BC. Deir el-Medina, West Thebes.

Queen Nefertari making an offering of wine, de…

Queen Nefertari making an offering of wine, detail of a wall painting from the Tomb of Nefertari (QV66). New Kingdom, 19th Dynasty, ca. 1292-1189 BC. Valley of the Queens, West Thebes.

Seti I with Ram horns, detail from a wall re…

Seti I with Ram horns, detail from a wall relief in the hypostyle hall of his mortuary temple at Abydos.

Relief depicting pharaoh Ramesses II (1279-121…

Relief depicting pharaoh Ramesses II (1279-1213 BC) offering wine to god Khnum, from interior of the Great Temple of Ramesses II at Abu Simbel.

Chapel in the Temple of Seti I, Abydos

Chapel in the Temple of Seti I, Abydos

Sennedjem and his wife facing a naos contain…

Sennedjem and his wife facing a naos containing thirteen divinities, with Osiris and Ra-Horakhty leading each row, from the west wall of Tomb of Sennedjem. New Kingdom, 19th Dynasty, ca. 1290 BC. Deir el-Medina, West Thebes.