AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE STIRRUP RING NEW KINGDOM, DYNASTY XVIII, AMARNA PERIOD, REIGN OF AKHENATEN, 1353-1335 B.C. With the hieroglyphic inscription reading, 'Nefer kheperu re, sa Iten', 'Perfect are the manifestations of Ra, Son of Aten', the throne name of Akhenaten 1 in. (2.5 cm.) wide
An ancient Egyptian faience cup in the form of a blue lotus, a symbol of beauty and rebirth. Period: New Kingdom, Ramesside Dynasty: Dynasty 19 Date: ca. Geography: Country of Origin Egypt Medium: Faience (Metropolitan Museum of Art)
Howard Carter Looking through the Open Doors of Tutankhamun’s Second Shrine, January 1924 Harry Burton (English, The Egyptian Expedition of The Metropolitan Museum of Art Gelatin silver print, 6 x 9 in.