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More faience plaques depicting Minoan houses.

Shrine of the Double Axes & Industrial Quarter

Elaborate gold coronation pectoral ornament from the tomb of King Tutankhamen, found inside one of the boxes in the treasury room. The central figure is the king himself with the khepresh crown and the crook and the flail in his hands. Ptah is facing the king and above his head is a cobra.

coronation pectoral from the tomb of King Tutankhamun Elaborate gold coronation pectoral ornament from the tomb of King Tutankhamen, found inside one of the boxes in the treasury room.

*EGYPT ~ Sycamore fig wood funerary boat model, 12th Dynasty, about 1900 BC. This painted wooden model represents a funerary boat bearing a mummy on a bier beneath a canopy. To the port side of the mummy stands the small figure of a man, holding in his left hand a partially unrolled papyrus. He is presumably a lector-priest, who would read the ritual text written on the papyrus over the body. There are actually some traces of a text on the papyrus, but it has not been possible to read it.

Wooden model of funeral barge The hull is shallow, with narrow beam, graceful curve to sheer-line.

EDFU diagram and plan -| ANCIENT EGYPTIAN TEMPLES - World Topics | Facts and Details

- miles north of Aswan) is the home of the Temple of Horus, a huge and exquisite Ptolemaic Greek temple built to honor the falcon-headed son of ANCIENT

Plans of various Egyptian temples

Faelk: Plans of various Egyptian temples