Tuesday, February 8, 2011

EGYPT




Narmer Palette, front and back, Pre-Dynastic



OLD KINGDOM


Step Pyramid and Tomb Complex of Pharaoh Zoser at Saqqara, designed by Imhotep, Old Kingdom



Great Pyramid of Pharaoh Khufu, Giza, Old Kingdom




The Sphinx, Giza, Old Kingdom




Valley Temple of Pharaoh Khafre, Giza, Old Kingdom




Pharaoh Khafre, from his Valley Temple, Giza, Old Kingdom



Pharaoh Menkaure and his Queen Khamerernebty, Old Kingdom






MIDDLE KINGDOM



Pharaoh Senwosret III




NEW KINGDOM




Pharaoh Hatshepsut, New Kingdom




Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir El Bahri, New Kingdom




Pharaoh Akhenaten with Queen Nefertiti and their Daughters, Amarna Period, New Kingdom




Queen Nefertiti, Amarna Period, New Kingdom




Hypostile Hall from the Temple of Amon at Karnak, New Kingdom




Gold Mummy Mask of Pharaoh Tutankhamun from his tomb in the Valley of the Kings, New Kingdom



EGYPT

The Nile
Old Kingdom
Pharaoh
mastaba tomb
Imhotep
Giza
--Khufu
--Khafre
----Sphinx
----Valley Temple
--Menkaure
hieroglyphic writing
relief sculpture
Middle Kingdom
New Kingdom
Hatsheput
Amarna
--Akhenaten
--Nefertiti
Karnak
Valley of the Kings
Tutankhamun



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