Category: 19th dynasty

Statue of a scribe and priest of the god Tho…

Statue of a scribe and priest of the god Thoth carrying a baboon

From Ashmunein (ancient Hermopolis)

New Kingdom, 19th Dynasty, ca. 1292-1189 BC. Now in the Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford.

Temple of Luxor at sunset, Luxor Luxor Te…

Temple of Luxor at sunset, Luxor

Luxor Temple is a large Ancient Egyptian temple complex located on the east bank of the Nile River in the city today known as Luxor and was constructed approximately 1400 BCE. In the Egyptian language it is known as ipet resyt, “the southern sanctuary”.

The priest Iwn-mwt.f censing before deified Se…

The priest Iwn-mwt.f censing before deified Seti I as Osiris, detail from a poly-chrome relief, wall of Seti Shrine, Mortuary Temple of Seti I, Abydos.

The priest Iwn-mwt.f censing before deified Se…

The priest Iwn-mwt.f censing before deified Seti I as Osiris, detail from a poly-chrome relief, wall of Seti Shrine, Mortuary Temple of Seti I, Abydos.

First hypostyle hall with massive columns cove…

First hypostyle hall with massive columns covered in hieroglyphs. The Mortuary Temple of Seti I at Abydos.

First hypostyle hall with massive columns cove…

First hypostyle hall with massive columns covered in hieroglyphs. The Mortuary Temple of Seti I at Abydos.

The deceased standing before the Bennu-bird in…

The deceased standing before the Bennu-bird in its solar barque, detail of a wall painting from the Tomb of Irynefer (TT290). Ramesside Period, New Kingdom, 19th Dynasty, ca. 1292-1189 BC. Deir el-Medina, West Thebes.

Tomb of artisan Pashedu (TT3). Servant in the …

Tomb of artisan Pashedu (TT3). Servant in the Place of Truth. New Kingdom, 19th Dynasty, ca. 1292-1189 BC. Deir el-Medina, West Thebes.

The highly sacred Precinct of Amun-Re. Karna…

The highly sacred Precinct of Amun-Re. Karnak Temple Complex, Luxor

Entrance relief illustrating Litany of Re, d…

Entrance relief illustrating Litany of Re, detail of a wall carving from the Tomb of Seti II (KV15). New Kingdom, 19th Dynasty, ca. 1292-1189 BC. Valley of the Kings, West Thebes. Photo: Sandro Vannini