ANCIENT EGYPTIAN SOLDIER OF ROME WROTE OF HOMESICKNESS FOR THE NILE

Poignant expression in fayum mummy portrait. The ages depicted of the sitter matched their age at death.

Brooklyn Museum: Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art: The Mummy of Demetri[o]s

Brooklyn Museum: Egyptian, Fayum funeral portrait, The Mummy of Demetri[o]s

Aline Mummy Portrait Munich, photo by Following Hadrian on flickr CC-BY-SA

Mummy portrait of Lady Aline, from Hawara, Egypt, painted directly onto the canvas of the mummy wrapping. The Tomb of Aline is an ancient Egyptian grave from the time of Roman Emperor Tiberius or Hadrian, excavated.

Funerary portrait of an older man, Egypt-Roman Period

Funerary portrait of an older man, Egypt-Roman Period (Wadi Fayum,Egypt)

Fayum Mummy Portraits

Fayum Mummy-portrait of a youth Roman Period, c. AD 100 Egypt Wax encaustic on wood panel h. cm UEA 326 Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts

Mummy portrait of Elderly Man Flanked by Egyptian Gods Egypt Roman 250 CE Tempera on sycamore

Fayum Mummy Portrait Flanked by Egyptian Gods Egypt Roman 250 CE Tempera on sycamore

A Graeco--Roman period portrait on a mummy. In the realistic style of the Graeco-Romans, it is clear to see what an Egyptian looked like. (A Greek or Roman occupier would not have been mummified, but follow their own burial techniques).

Fayum mummy portrait of a Moorish Egyptian; in Wales the Silures celts were described as "swarthy-faced with curly hair" by Tacitus and it is thought they migrated from Iberia before the arrival of the celts.

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Fayum portrait - non-indigenous Egyptians / Africans but instead from Graeco-Roman occupations

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