Category: ptolemaic

egypt-museum:

Head of Anubis

Mummy trappings: Anubis mask with painted stucco, from

Tuna el-Gebel. Anubis, god of death, mummification, embalming, the afterlife, cemeteries, tombs, and the Underworld. 

Late Period to Ptolemaic Period, 4th century BC. Now in the Roemer and Pelizaeus Museum, Hildesheim.

egypt-museum:

Ancient Egyptian Agate Frog Ring

Perhaps the lid of a cosmetic vessel, on an oval plinth, naturalistically rendered, the eyes and mouth delineated by incision, pierced horizontally through the chest and stomach; mounted as a ring in a modern gold setting.

Late Period to Ptolemaic Period, ca. 664-30 BC. Now in the Private Collection.

theancientwayoflife:

~ Cartonnage fragment with winged goddess Nut, holding two feathers.

Place of origin: Egypt

Date: ca. 33230 B.C.

Period: Ptolemaic

egypt-museum:

Gold Snake Bracelets

Pair of wrist bracelets in the form of coiled snakes, from Alexandria, Egypt. Ptolemaic Period, ca. 225-175 BC. Now in the Getty Museum.

grandegyptianmuseum:

Relief of Bes

Detail of the dwarf god Bes, from capital decorated in relief dates to the Ptolemaic Period, ca. 305-30 BC. National Archaeological Museum, Florence.

amntenofre:

mosaic-glass with the falcon-head of the God Horus;
dated to the Ptolemaic Period, 304–30 BCE.
Now in the Cairo Museum

grandegyptianmuseum:

Statue of Queen Arsinoe II

Black granite statue of

queen Arsinoe II, identified with the goddess Isis. Ptolemaic Period, ca. 305-30 BC. Bibliotheca Alexandrina Antiquities Museum. Photo: Christoph Gerigk. Franck Goddio/Hilti Foundation.

ir-egipto-travel:

Ptolemaic Temple 𓉞𓉐 “hw.t” of Hathor 𓉡 at Deir el-Medina, Egypt – Beloved Land – Tameri 𓇾𓌸𓂋𓆵𓇋𓊖𓊖 “tA-meri”.𓏤

The wall carvings, depict Ptolemy (𓊪𓏏𓍯𓃭𓇌𓋴 ) with the 𓋙 Blue War Crown – Khepresh, giving praise 𓇼𓄿𓀃 “dwA”.𓏤

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Temple of Kom Ombo

Stone columns incised with hieroglyphic reliefs in

the Double Temple of Sobek and Haroeris, Kom Ombo.

Temple of Horus

Hieroglyphs on the walls of the Temple of Horus in Edfu.

Photo:

Theerawat Kaiphanlert