Category: sculpture

Bust of Queen Nefertiti from Amarna, circa 1…

Bust of Queen Nefertiti from Amarna, circa 1345 BC.

Neues Museum, Berlin.

Statue of the god Horus as a falcon (bronze,…

Statue of the god Horus as a falcon (bronze, 38.5 x 21 cm). Ptolemaic Period, ca. 305-30 BC.

Now in the Mediterranean Archaeology Museum, Marseille.

Hall of the Old Kingdom with a statue of the p…

Hall of the Old Kingdom with a statue of the priest Ranefer, Museum of Boulaq (former Cairo Museum), 1860

Statue of pharaoh Horemheb before god Amun (di…

Statue of pharaoh Horemheb before god Amun (diorite). New Kingdom, Late 18th Dynasty, ca. 1338-1308 BC. Now in the Luxor Museum.

King Statues in the 7th Pylon of Karnak Temp…

King Statues in the 7th Pylon of Karnak Temple Complex, Luxor

Granite falcon figure of the god Horus at Ed…

Granite falcon figure of the god Horus at Edfu temple

Ptolemy XII of Egypt (marble)

Ptolemy XII of Egypt (marble)

Ptolemy XII, known as Auletes (117-51 BC), Egyptian king of Macedonian descent. He reigned for two periods, first c.80-58 BC and again c.55-51 BC. Now in the Louvre. 

One of six panels from the Mastaba of Hesy-Ra …

One of six panels from the Mastaba of Hesy-Ra at Saqqara, a high official of King Djoser who was Chief of Dentists and Physicians as well as holding other titles. He carries the tools of a scribe in his left hand. The scepter in his right hand symbolizes his authority. Wood, height :115 cms. Old Kingdom, 3rd Dynasty, ca. 2686-2613 BC. Now in the Egyptian Museum, Cairo.

Ptolemy II Philadelphus, his sister-wife Ars…

Ptolemy II Philadelphus, his sister-wife Arsinoe II, and his sister

Philotera. From Alexandria. Now in the Vatican Museums.

Double statue of Sennefer with his wife Sent…

Double statue of Sennefer with his wife Sentnay

and daughter, from Karnak. New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, ca. 1550-1292 BC. Egyptian Museum, Cairo.