Category: karnak

grandegyptianmuseum: Statue of Amun-Re Detail …

grandegyptianmuseum:

Statue of Amun-Re

Detail from a statue of the god Amun-Re

in the Great Hypostyle Hall, Karnak Temple Complex.

grandegyptianmuseum: Statue of Mut Statue of t…

grandegyptianmuseum:

Statue of Mut

Statue of the mother goddess Mut, detail, from Karnak cachette. New Kingdom, Late 18th Dynasty, ca. 1320-1306 BC. Now in the Egyptian Museum, Cairo.

amntenofre: the Great Hypostyle Hall of the G…

amntenofre:

the Great Hypostyle Hall of the Great Temple of the God Amon-Ra at ‘Ipet-Sut’ (“Karnak”), ‘Uaset’-Thebes

grandegyptianmuseum: Grand Avenue of Rams Cour…

grandegyptianmuseum:

Grand Avenue of Rams

Courtyard with sphinxes originally used to line the Corridor of Sphinxes, which led to the Great Hypostyle Hall at the Temple of Amun-Re in Karnak.

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sunbabyxx:

Karnak Temple

grandegyptianmuseum: Heraldic Pillars of Thutm…

grandegyptianmuseum:

Heraldic Pillars of Thutmose III

The only two red granite heraldic pillars remained in the Hall of Annals of Thutmose III (r. ca. 1479-1425 BC), Karnak Temple Complex.

amntenofre:the God Khnum (ram-headed) purifyin…

amntenofre:

the God Khnum (ram-headed) purifying King Ramses II (wearing the Nemes with the uraeus).

“Great Temple” of the God Amon-Ra at ‘Ipet-Sut’ (“Karnak”), ‘Uaset’-Thebes,
detail from the interior wall of the Hypostyle Hall, west half of the south wall, middle register

Mut embracing Amun

Mut embracing Amun

Stone carving depicting goddess Mut embracing her consort god Amun, detail of a wall carving at Karnak Temple Complex.

Precinct of Amun-Re

Precinct of Amun-Re

Columns of the hypostyle hall in the highly sacred Precinct of Amun-Re, Karnak Temple Complex.

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~ Talatat: Nefertiti Offers to the Aten.

Place of origin: Egypt, Karnak

Period: New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, reign of Amenhotep IV

Date: 1353-1337 B.C.

Medium: Painted sandstone