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Woman posed as sphinx

Woman posed as sphinx

Accession Number: 1983:0063:0002..Maker: Dr. W. Simon..Title: Woman posed as sphinx..Date: ca. 1910..Medium: color plate, screen (Autochrome) process..Dimensions: Image: 8 x 8 cm Overall: 10 x 12.6 cm..George... More

Fragments from a Book of the Dead

Fragments from a Book of the Dead

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb MMA 801, MMA excavations, 1927–28 New Kingdom, Ramesside

Worker Shabti of Henettawy (C), Daughter of Isetemkheb

Worker Shabti of Henettawy (C), Daughter of Isetemkheb

See 25.3.19. From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb MMA 60, Chamber B, Burial of Henettawy C (4), MMA excavations, 1923–24 Third Intermediate Period

Anklet, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

Anklet, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Tomb 954, Burial 954i, MMA excavations, 1921–22 Middle Kingdom

Sealing, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

Sealing, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht South, Pyramid complex of Senwosret I, north temple gateway, MMA excavations, 1913–14 Middle Kingdom

Model coffin, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

Model coffin, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht South, Pyramid Temple of Senwosret I, Causeway, Northern lane, MMA excavations, 1911–12 Middle Kingdom

Stamp, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550  -1070 BC

Stamp, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550 -1070 BC

From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Cemetery, MMA excavations, 1913–14 New Kingdom, Ramesside

Sealing, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

Sealing, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht South, Pyramid complex of Senwosret I, north temple gateway, MMA excavations, 1913–14 Middle Kingdom

Worker Shabti of Henettawy (C), Daughter of Isetemkheb

Worker Shabti of Henettawy (C), Daughter of Isetemkheb

See 25.3.19. From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb MMA 60, Chamber B, Burial of Henettawy C (4), MMA excavations, 1923–24 Third Intermediate Period

Spool-Shaped Game Pieces from Neferkhawet's Tomb

Spool-Shaped Game Pieces from Neferkhawet's Tomb

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Tomb of Neferkhawet (MMA 729), east chamber, Burial VIII, inside coffin, MMA excavations, 1934–35 New Kingdom

Worker Shabti of Henettawy (C), Daughter of Isetemkheb

Worker Shabti of Henettawy (C), Daughter of Isetemkheb

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb MMA 60, Chamber B, Burial of Henettawy C (4), MMA excavations, 1923–24 Third Intermediate Period

Wax Figure of Duamutef Belonging to Djedmutesankh

Wax Figure of Duamutef Belonging to Djedmutesankh

see 25.3.154a From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb MMA 60, Chamber B, Burial of Djedmutesankh (5), MMA excavations, 1923–24 Third Intermediate Period

Scarab, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550  -1070 BC

Scarab, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550 -1070 BC

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Courtyard CC 41, Tomb R 2, Burials F x (1-4), MMA excavations, 1915–16 New Kingdom

Wall revetment, marble pattern, Egypt, Ptolemaic Period (332–30 BCE)

Wall revetment, marble pattern, Egypt, Ptolemaic Period (332–30 BCE)

Glass plaques imitating expensive marble or stones were used as wall coverings. From Egypt Ptolemaic Period–Roman Period

Sealing, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

Sealing, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht South, Pyramid complex of Senwosret I, north temple gateway, MMA excavations, 1913–14 Middle Kingdom

Relief with jars on stands

Relief with jars on stands

From Egypt; Probably from Middle Egypt, Hermopolis (Ashmunein; Khemenu); Probably originally from Amarna (Akhetaten) New Kingdom, Amarna Period

Block of Relief, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

Block of Relief, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht South, MMA excavations, 1908–09 Middle Kingdom

Raised relief fragment, Late Perod, Ancient Egypt, 664 BC - 332 BC

Raised relief fragment, Late Perod, Ancient Egypt, 664 BC - 332 BC

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb of Nespekashuty (TT 312, MMA 509), 1st chamber E. wall; bottom register, MMA excavations, 1922–23 Late Period, Saite

Raised relief fragment, Late Perod, Ancient Egypt, 664 BC - 332 BC

Raised relief fragment, Late Perod, Ancient Egypt, 664 BC - 332 BC

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb of Nespekashuty (TT 312, MMA 509), 1st chamber N. door, MMA excavations, 1922–23 Late Period, Saite

Worker Shabti of Henettawy (C), Daughter of Isetemkheb

Worker Shabti of Henettawy (C), Daughter of Isetemkheb

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb MMA 60, Chamber B, Burial of Henettawy C (4), MMA excavations, 1923–24 Third Intermediate Period

Curved surface, Amarna Period, Ancient Egypt

Curved surface, Amarna Period, Ancient Egypt

From Egypt, Middle Egypt, Amarna (Akhetaten), Great Temple of the Aten, pit outside southern wall, Petrie/Carter excavations, 1891–92 New Kingdom, Amarna Period

Bowl of Sand, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550  -1070 BC

Bowl of Sand, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550 -1070 BC

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Temple of Hatshepsut, Foundation Deposit 7, 8, 9 (G, H, I), MMA excavations, 1926–27 New Kingdom

Heh amulet with the Name of Amenhotep III

Heh amulet with the Name of Amenhotep III

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, West Valley of the Kings, Tomb of Amenhotep III (WV 22), Carnarvon/Carter excavations, 1915 New Kingdom

Bowl, Egypt, Early New Kingdom 1550 - 1070 BCE

Bowl, Egypt, Early New Kingdom 1550 - 1070 BCE

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Courtyard CC 41, Pit 2, Burial D 1, Beside coffin, MMA excavations, 1915–16 Second Intermediate Period–Early New Kingdom

Sunk relief fragment, Late Perod, Ancient Egypt, 664 BC - 332 BC

Sunk relief fragment, Late Perod, Ancient Egypt, 664 BC - 332 BC

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb of Nespekashuty (TT 312, MMA 509), Lunette, 2nd chamber, MMA excavations, 1922–23 Late Period, Saite

Large late ware storage jar

Large late ware storage jar

From Egypt, Southern Upper Egypt, Hierakonpolis (Nekhen), Fort Cemetery (Hk 27), Tomb 19, MMA excavations, 1934–35 Predynastic, Naqada III

Head of a camel, Egypt, Ptolemaic Period (332–30 BCE)

Head of a camel, Egypt, Ptolemaic Period (332–30 BCE)

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Hatshepsut Causeway, Lower Cemetery area, MMA excavations, 1915–16 Ptolemaic or Roman Period

Storage jar, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550  -1070 BC

Storage jar, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550 -1070 BC

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Wadi Gabbanat el-Qurud, Wadi D, Tomb of the 3 Foreign Wives of Thutmose III New Kingdom

Broad collar, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

Broad collar, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Tomb 954, Burial 954E, MMA excavations, 1921–22 Middle Kingdom

Bracelet or armlet with uraei

Bracelet or armlet with uraei

From Egypt, Central Delta, Tell el-Balamun (Diospolis Inferior), Carnarvon/Carter excavations, 1913 Ptolemaic or Roman Period

Part of an Octogonal Column from the Temple of Mentuhotep II at Deir el-Bahri

Part of an Octogonal Column from the Temple of Mentuhotep II at Deir e...

Two joined fragments from an octagonal column, from the ambulatory of Mentuhotep II's temple. The original column was carved from a single piece of sandstone quarried near Aswan. It is inscribed with one of the... More

Necklace, Egypt, The Middle Kingdom - Early New Kingdom 2040 - 1550 BCE

Necklace, Egypt, The Middle Kingdom - Early New Kingdom 2040 - 1550 BC...

From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Cemetery, Radim, MMA excavations Middle Kingdom–Early New Kingdom

Game piece, Egypt, The Middle Kingdom - Early New Kingdom 2040 - 1550 BCE

Game piece, Egypt, The Middle Kingdom - Early New Kingdom 2040 - 1550 ...

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb MMA 515, MMA excavations, 1921–23 (?) Middle Kingdom–Early New Kingdom

Papyrus burnisher, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

Papyrus burnisher, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht South, Mastaba of Sehetepibreankh, Pit 6L.P17, MMA excavations, 1923–24 Middle Kingdom

Linen fragment, Egypt, Early New Kingdom 1550 - 1070 BCE

Linen fragment, Egypt, Early New Kingdom 1550 - 1070 BCE

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Courtyard CC 41, Pit 2, Burial D 3, On body, MMA excavations, 1915–16 Second Intermediate Period–Early New Kingdom

Animal figurine, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

Animal figurine, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Cemetery, MMA excavations, 1906–07 Middle Kingdom

Worker Shabti of Henettawy (C), Daughter of Isetemkheb

Worker Shabti of Henettawy (C), Daughter of Isetemkheb

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb MMA 60, Chamber B, Burial of Henettawy C (4), MMA excavations, 1923–24 Third Intermediate Period

Mat From Foundation Deposit C, Hatshepsut's Temple

Mat From Foundation Deposit C, Hatshepsut's Temple

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Temple of Hatshepsut, Forecourt, Foundation Deposit 3 (C), MMA excavations, 1923–24 New Kingdom

Raised relief fragment, Late Perod, Ancient Egypt, 664 BC - 332 BC

Raised relief fragment, Late Perod, Ancient Egypt, 664 BC - 332 BC

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb of Nespekashuty (TT 312, MMA 509), 1st chamber N. door, MMA excavations, 1922–23 Late Period, Saite

Double knot clasp of Sithathoryunet

Double knot clasp of Sithathoryunet

From Egypt, Fayum Entrance Area, Lahun, Tomb of Sithathoryunet (BSA Tomb 8), BSAE excavations 1914 Middle Kingdom

Ostracon Depicting a Bull's Head

Ostracon Depicting a Bull's Head

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, Tomb of Senenmut (TT 71), MMA excavations, 1935–36 New Kingdom

Worker Shabti of Henettawy (C), Daughter of Isetemkheb

Worker Shabti of Henettawy (C), Daughter of Isetemkheb

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb MMA 60, Chamber B, Burial of Henettawy C (4), MMA excavations, 1923–24 Third Intermediate Period

Worker Shabti of Henettawy (C), Daughter of Isetemkheb

Worker Shabti of Henettawy (C), Daughter of Isetemkheb

See 25.3.19. From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb MMA 60, Chamber B, Burial of Henettawy C (4), MMA excavations, 1923–24 Third Intermediate Period

Shabti coffin of Wahneferhotep, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

Shabti coffin of Wahneferhotep, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht South, Pyramid Temple of Senwosret I, Causeway, Northern lane, MMA excavations, 1913–14 Middle Kingdom

Linen Mark Recording the Name Amenmose

Linen Mark Recording the Name Amenmose

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, below the Tomb of Senenmut (TT 71), burial 1, on mummy, MMA excavations, 1935–36 New Kingdom

Shabti of Siptah, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550  -1070 BC

Shabti of Siptah, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550 -1070 BC

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Valley of the Kings, Tomb of Siptah (KV 47), Davis excavations, 1912 New Kingdom, Ramesside

Scarab, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550  -1070 BC

Scarab, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550 -1070 BC

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Hatshepsut Hole, Hathor Shrine, MMA excavations, 1922–23 New Kingdom

Wedjat Eye Amulet, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550  -1070 BC

Wedjat Eye Amulet, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550 -1070 BC

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Malqata, South Village, MMA excavations, 1911–12 New Kingdom

Model Solar Boat of Imhotep

Model Solar Boat of Imhotep

From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht South, Mastaba of Imhotep, MMA excavations, 1913–14 Middle Kingdom

Wall revetment, marble pattern, Egypt, Ptolemaic Period (332–30 BCE)

Wall revetment, marble pattern, Egypt, Ptolemaic Period (332–30 BCE)

Glass plaques imitating expensive marble or stones were used as wall coverings. From Egypt Ptolemaic Period–Roman Period

Uraeus Amulet, Egypt, Third Intermediate Period (1070–664 BC)

Uraeus Amulet, Egypt, Third Intermediate Period (1070–664 BC)

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb MMA 60, Pit, Burial 3 (Tiye), on mummy, MMA excavations, 1923–24 Third Intermediate Period

Garment fragment with pleats, probably male

Garment fragment with pleats, probably male

From Egypt, Middle Egypt, Amarna (Akhetaten), Great Temple of the Aten, Pit outside southern wall, Petrie/Carter excavations, 1891–92 New Kingdom, Amarna Period

Tell el-Yahudiya-ware juglet

Tell el-Yahudiya-ware juglet

From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Cemetery, MMA excavations Second Intermediate Period

Broad collar of Senebtisi, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

Broad collar of Senebtisi, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Tomb of Senwosret (758), Pit 763, burial of Senebtisi, MMA excavations, 1906–07 Middle Kingdom

Sealing, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

Sealing, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht South, Pyramid complex of Senwosret I, north temple gateway, MMA excavations, 1913–14 Middle Kingdom

Wedjat Eye Amulet, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550  -1070 BC

Wedjat Eye Amulet, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550 -1070 BC

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Malqata, South Village, MMA excavations, 1911–12 New Kingdom

Scarab Inscribed with the Throne Name of Thutmose III

Scarab Inscribed with the Throne Name of Thutmose III

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Temple of Hatshepsut, Foundation Deposit 7 (G), MMA excavations, 1926–27 New Kingdom

Digit fragment, Amarna Period, Ancient Egypt

Digit fragment, Amarna Period, Ancient Egypt

From Egypt, Middle Egypt, Amarna (Akhetaten), Great Temple of the Aten, pit outside southern wall, Petrie/Carter excavations, 1891–92 New Kingdom, Amarna Period

Linen fragment, Egypt, Early New Kingdom 1550 - 1070 BCE

Linen fragment, Egypt, Early New Kingdom 1550 - 1070 BCE

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Courtyard CC 41, Pit 2, Burial D 3, On body, MMA excavations, 1915–16 Second Intermediate Period–Early New Kingdom

Chest or abdomen of Akhenaten, Aten cartouches

Chest or abdomen of Akhenaten, Aten cartouches

From Egypt, Middle Egypt, Amarna (Akhetaten), Great Temple of the Aten, pit outside southern wall, Petrie/Carter excavations, 1891–92 New Kingdom, Amarna Period

Crown with disks, Amarna Period, Ancient Egypt

Crown with disks, Amarna Period, Ancient Egypt

From Egypt, Middle Egypt, Amarna (Akhetaten), Great Temple of the Aten, pit outside southern wall, Petrie/Carter excavations, 1891–92 New Kingdom, Amarna Period

Sealing, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

Sealing, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht South, Pyramid complex of Senwosret I, north temple gateway, MMA excavations, 1913–14 Middle Kingdom

Votive cow plaque, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550  -1070 BC

Votive cow plaque, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550 -1070 BC

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, "Hatshepsut Hole" (depression east of temple of Thutmose III), Debris from the Hathor shrine, MMA excavations, 1922–23 New Kingdom

Jar, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

Jar, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Cemetery, MMA excavations, 1906–07 Middle Kingdom

Cosmetic spoon, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550  -1070 BC

Cosmetic spoon, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550 -1070 BC

From Egypt; Said to be from Upper Egypt, Thebes New Kingdom

Linen mark (Type IV), Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

Linen mark (Type IV), Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb MMA 507 (The Slain Soldiers), MMA excavations, 1926–27 Middle Kingdom

Scarab, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550  -1070 BC

Scarab, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550 -1070 BC

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Hatshepsut Hole, Hathor Shrine, MMA excavations, 1922–23 New Kingdom

Scarab, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550  -1070 BC

Scarab, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550 -1070 BC

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Hatshepsut Hole, Hathor Shrine, MMA excavations, 1922–23 New Kingdom

Scarab, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550  -1070 BC

Scarab, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550 -1070 BC

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Hatshepsut Hole, Hathor Shrine, MMA excavations, 1922–23 New Kingdom

Funerary Cone the Royal Scribe Djehutynefer

Funerary Cone the Royal Scribe Djehutynefer

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Khokha, Tomb of Tjanefer (TT 297, MMA 831, MMA H5), courtyard, MMA excavations, 1915 New Kingdom

Spoon, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550  -1070 BC

Spoon, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550 -1070 BC

From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Cemetery, MMA excavations, 1913–14 New Kingdom, Ramesside

Offering table with hand, titulary of king

Offering table with hand, titulary of king

From Egypt, Middle Egypt, Amarna (Akhetaten), Great Temple of the Aten, Pit outside southern wall, Petrie/Carter excavations, 1891–92 New Kingdom, Amarna Period

Upper right arm, bent, Aten cartouches

Upper right arm, bent, Aten cartouches

From Egypt, Middle Egypt, Amarna (Akhetaten), Great Temple of the Aten, Pit outside southern wall, Petrie/Carter excavations, 1891–92 New Kingdom, Amarna Period

Chin (?) from a head, Amarna Period, Ancient Egypt

Chin (?) from a head, Amarna Period, Ancient Egypt

From Egypt, Middle Egypt, Amarna (Akhetaten), Great Temple of the Aten, Pit outside southern wall, Petrie/Carter excavations, 1891–92 New Kingdom, Amarna Period

Scarab, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550  -1070 BC

Scarab, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550 -1070 BC

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Hatshepsut Hole, Hathor Shrine, MMA excavations, 1922–23 New Kingdom

Six deben weight, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

Six deben weight, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht South, Mastaba of Senwosretankh, Radim, MMA excavations, 1933–34 Middle Kingdom

Tool, Predynastic Egypt, 6000 - 3150 BC

Tool, Predynastic Egypt, 6000 - 3150 BC

From Egypt, Fayum, camp II (CII) basin, Petrie excavations, 1926 Predynastic Period

Beaded Penannular Earring, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550  -1070 BC

Beaded Penannular Earring, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550 -1070 BC

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Dra Abu el-Naga, Mandara, Carnarvon/Carter excavations, 1914 New Kingdom

Ribbed Penannular Earring, Egypt, Early New Kingdom 1550 - 1070 BCE

Ribbed Penannular Earring, Egypt, Early New Kingdom 1550 - 1070 BCE

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Tomb CC 37, burial 83, Carnarvon excavations Second Intermediate Period–Early New Kingdom

Sealing, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

Sealing, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht South, Pyramid complex of Senwosret I, north temple gateway, MMA excavations, 1913–14 Middle Kingdom

Penannular Earring, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550  -1070 BC

Penannular Earring, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550 -1070 BC

From Egypt; Probably from Northern Upper Egypt, Deir el-Ballas New Kingdom

Penannular Earring, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550  -1070 BC

Penannular Earring, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550 -1070 BC

From Egypt; Probably from Northern Upper Egypt, Deir el-Ballas New Kingdom

Penannular Earring, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550  -1070 BC

Penannular Earring, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550 -1070 BC

From Egypt; Probably from Northern Upper Egypt, Deir el-Ballas New Kingdom

Ointment Jar, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550  -1070 BC

Ointment Jar, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550 -1070 BC

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Temple of Hatshepsut, Foundation Deposit 8 (H), MMA excavations, 1926–27 New Kingdom

Inlay, hieroglyph, Late Perod, Ancient Egypt, 664 BC - 332 BC

Inlay, hieroglyph, Late Perod, Ancient Egypt, 664 BC - 332 BC

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb of Nespekashuty (TT 312, MMA 509), MMA excavations, 1922–23 Late Period, Saite

Key, Egypt, Ptolemaic Period (332–30 BCE)

Key, Egypt, Ptolemaic Period (332–30 BCE)

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Dra Abu el-Naga, Carnarvon/Carter excavations Ptolemaic Period

Shabti and Coffin, Ancient Egypt, Metropolitan Museum of Art

Shabti and Coffin, Ancient Egypt, Metropolitan Museum of Art

Shabti dolls were funerary figures in ancient Egypt that accompanied the deceased to the after-life. Shabti's name is derived from the Egyptian swb for stick but also corresponds to the word for `answer' (wsb) ... More

Sealing, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

Sealing, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht South, Pyramid complex of Senwosret I, north temple gateway, MMA excavations, 1913–14 Middle Kingdom

Ostracon With an Artist's Sketch of a Tomb Scene

Ostracon With an Artist's Sketch of a Tomb Scene

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, Tomb of Senenmut (TT 71), MMA excavations, 1935–36 New Kingdom

Ostracon with liliform capital, Late Perod, Ancient Egypt, 664 BC - 332 BC

Ostracon with liliform capital, Late Perod, Ancient Egypt, 664 BC - 33...

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb of Nespakashuty (TT 312, MMA 509a), in the rubbish of the court, MMA excavations, 1922–23 Late Period, Saite

Balustrade newel post, Amarna Period, Ancient Egypt

Balustrade newel post, Amarna Period, Ancient Egypt

From Egypt, Middle Egypt, Amarna (Akhetaten), Great Temple of the Aten, pit outside southern wall, Petrie/Carter excavations, 1891–92 New Kingdom, Amarna Period

Necklace with Bastet Pendant, Egypt, Third Intermediate Period (1070–664 BC)

Necklace with Bastet Pendant, Egypt, Third Intermediate Period (1070–6...

From Egypt, Middle Egypt, Deir Rifa, Tomb 329, BSAE excavations 1906-1907 Third Intermediate Period or later

Figured Ostracon with an Artist's Sketch

Figured Ostracon with an Artist's Sketch

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Valley of the Kings New Kingdom, Ramesside

Raised relief fragment, Late Perod, Ancient Egypt, 664 BC - 332 BC

Raised relief fragment, Late Perod, Ancient Egypt, 664 BC - 332 BC

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb of Nespekashuty (TT 312, MMA 509), 1st chamber N. door; W. jamb, MMA excavations, 1922–23 Late Period, Saite

Stela of Aamtju, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550  -1070 BC

Stela of Aamtju, New Kingdom, Egypt, 1550 -1070 BC

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, East of Pabasa, Radim, MMA excavations, 1918–19 New Kingdom

waist area from a statue of the king

waist area from a statue of the king

From Egypt, Middle Egypt, Amarna (Akhetaten), Great Temple of the Aten, pit outside southern wall, Petrie/Carter excavations, 1891–92 New Kingdom, Amarna Period

String of Ball Beads, Egypt, The Middle Kingdom - Early New Kingdom 2040 - 1550 BCE

String of Ball Beads, Egypt, The Middle Kingdom - Early New Kingdom 20...

From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Cemetery, Radim, MMA excavations Middle Kingdom–Early New Kingdom

Fragment of Magical Papyrus, Egypt, Third Intermediate Period (1070–664 BC)

Fragment of Magical Papyrus, Egypt, Third Intermediate Period (1070–66...

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb MMA 801 (Embalmers' cache), MMA excavations Third Intermediate Period–Saite Period

Raised relief fragment, Late Perod, Ancient Egypt, 664 BC - 332 BC

Raised relief fragment, Late Perod, Ancient Egypt, 664 BC - 332 BC

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb of Nespekashuty (TT 312, MMA 509), 1st chamber E. wall; bottom register, MMA excavations, 1922–23 Late Period, Saite

Relief fragment, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

Relief fragment, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC

The tip of a bow; see 26.3.354-7. From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb of Khety (TT 311, MMA 508), MMA excavations, 1922–23/1926–27 Middle Kingdom

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