Category: relief

A servant brings a deer to sustain Nefer in th…

A servant brings a deer to sustain Nefer in the Afterlife, detail of a wall relief from the Tomb of Nefer. Old Kingdom, 5th Dynasty, ca. 2498-2345 BC. Reign of Nyuserre. Saqqara Necropolis.

Three musicians playing instruments in modern …

Three musicians playing instruments in modern times named flute, harp and lute. Wall painting from the tomb of Nakht (TT52).

New Kingdom, 18th dynasty, ca. 1550-1292 BC.

Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, Thebes.

Part of the temple plant had been used by earl…

Part of the temple plant had been used by early Coptic Christians as church, painting from this time at Luxor Temple.

Image of the solar god Amun-Re in the form of …

Image of the solar god Amun-Re in the form of a ram, detail of a wall relief from Karnak Temple, Luxor

Relief depicting Osiris, Lord of the dead, G…

Relief depicting

Osiris, Lord of the dead, God of the afterlife, detail from the Tomb of Sennedjem (TT1). New Kingdom, 19th Dynasty, ca. 1290 BC. Deir el-Medina, West Thebes.

Mammisi (birth place) of Horus, Temple of Is…

Mammisi (birth place) of Horus, Temple of Isis at Philae

Relief depicting pharaoh Ramesses III, wearing…

Relief depicting pharaoh Ramesses III, wearing Hedjet, the White Crown of Upper Egypt with his royal cartouches. Detail of a wall painting from the Tomb of Amun-her-khepeshef (QV55). New Kingdom, 20th Dynasty, ca. 1189-1077 BC. Valley of the Queens, West Thebes.

Bas-relief of hieroglyphs carved in stone, det…

Bas-relief of hieroglyphs carved in stone, detail from the Luxor Temple. 

Bas-relief depicting Hare, detail of a wall ca…

Bas-relief depicting Hare, detail of a wall carving from the Temple of Seti I, Abydos.

Bas-relief depicting cobra-headed guardian…

Bas-relief depicting cobra-headed

guardian

deity holding knives, from the Tomb of Osorkon II. Third Intermediate Period, 22nd Dynasty, ca. 872-837 BC. NRT-I Tanis.