Category: 4th dynasty

Sunset at the Pyramid of Khafre and Sphinx

Sunset at the Pyramid of Khafre and Sphinx

The Great Pyramids of Giza

The Great Pyramids of Giza

The Great Sphinx with the Pyramid of Khafre be…

The Great Sphinx with the Pyramid of Khafre behind at Giza

Aerial view of the Pyramids of Giza

Aerial view of the Pyramids of Giza

The great Sphinx of Giza and the pyramid of Kh…

The great Sphinx of Giza and the pyramid of Khafre in the background

Great Sphinx of Giza

Great Sphinx of Giza

The great pyramids and camel with rider at daw…

The great pyramids and camel with rider at dawn

Reconstruction of the chair of Queen …

Reconstruction of the

chair of Queen

Hetepheres I (wood overlaid with gold),

legs are shaped like legs of a lion, oldest existing chair reconstructed from parts of the original, from her tomb

G 7000X

at Giza. Old Kingdom, 4th Dynasty, ca. 2600 BC. Now in the Egyptian Museum, Cairo.

Sitting statue of Khafra (alabaster),…

Sitting

statue of Khafra

(alabaster), from Memphis. The king has his chest and shoulders embodying strength in repose sits on a simple block, both hands lie on his lap, the left is open palm downwards while the right is fisted thumb up around a folded piece of cloth. Old Kingdom, 4th Dynasty, ca.

2613-2494 BC. Now in the Egyptian Museum, Cairo.

The Sphinx with the Pyramid of Khafre behind a…

The Sphinx with the Pyramid of Khafre behind at Giza