Mummy of Nesmin Period: Ptolemaic Period Date: 305–30 B.C. Geography: Egypt, Northern Upper Egypt, Akhmim

Mummy of Nesmin -- BCE -- Ptolemaic Period -- Northern Upper Egypt, Akhmim -- Metropolitan Museum of Art

Horus : le dieu faucon « celui qui est au-dessus » ou « celui qui est lointain ». incarne l’ordre et, tout comme pharaon, il est l’un des garants de l’harmonie universelle ; cependant ne faut pas réduire la théologie complexe des Égyptiens à une conception manichéenne car bien et mal sont des aspects complémentaires de la création, tous deux présents en toute divinité. Qu'il soit —faucon céleste, dieu créateur ou fils d’Osiris : c'est le dieu dynastique par excellence.

this is an example of the iconography of the Horus Falcon. this specific design was created by TigerHouseArt. it was titled Ancient Egyptian Falcon Art.

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Egypt - Land of the Gods and Pyramids

The outer court of the Temple of Luxor in Thebes, Egypt, with giant statues of King Ramses II.

The outer court of the Temple of Luxor in Thebes, Egypt, with giant statues of Ramses II. Luxor Temple is a large Ancient Egyptian temple complex located on the east bank of the Nile River in the city today known as Luxor and was founded in 1400 BCE.

The coffin of the Heretic Pharaoh, Akhenaten, who tried to establish monotheism in ancient Egypt, is home again at the Museum of Antiquities in Cairo, Egypt (the Egyptian Museum). Originally found in the valley of the Kings, it disappeared from the Egyptian Museum between 1915 and 1931 during restoration works. It was found again in 1972 when it was donated to the Munich Museum by a collector. It was exhibited for the first time in "the secret of the golden coffin" exhibit in Munich. In 2002…

The coffin of the Heretic Pharaoh, Akhenaten, who tried to establish monotheism in ancient Egypt

Wooden inner coffin of Khonsu. Inner coffin shows the duplex wig (a double layered wig) with a short goatee. Especially striking are the colours,  the yellow and orange, typical for the 19th dynasty. The goddess Nut is spreading wings protectively under the deceased's chest. Many people incorrectly assume that every winged Egyptian goddess is Isis.

Wooden inner coffin of Khonsu Beautifully painted inner coffin of Khonsu, it shows the duplex wig (a double layered wig) with a short goatee. On his mummified shaped are magical spells and many gods,.

Coffin set of Henettawy, Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty 21, reign of Psusennes I, ca. 1040–992 b.c. Egyptian; From Deir el-Bahri, western Thebes

Image 01 - Coffin set of Henettany - Third Intermediate Period - Dynasty 21 - Reign of Psusennes I, ca 1040 - 992 BC - Egyption - From Deir el-Bahri, Western Thebes - Gessoed and painted wood

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