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*This Falcon was named ''horus'' *Horus had many different forms He was the brother of Osiris Set and Nephthys

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.

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

'Mummy and Coffin of Meresamun' (The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago, Chicago, IL)

The Mummy and Coffin of Meresamun. Meresamun ("Amun Loves Her") was an ancient…

QUEEN TIYE: Queen and Great Royal Wife of Pharaoh Amenhotep III. Mother of Amenhotep IV/Akhenaten. Non-Egyptian by birth - possibly Canaanite/Hebrew (some have speculated she is the mother of Moses)

Queen Tiye: Queen and Great Royal Wife of Pharao Amenhotep III. Mother of Amenhotep IV/Akhenaten.

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The Second Coffin of Tutankhamun -- BCE -- Wood covered w/ gold foil inlaid w/ red, blue & turquoise glass -- Tutankhamun wearing nemes headdress & holding crook & flail -- Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, Cairo

Wig from one of Tuthmoses minor wifes grave. Upper class people shaved their heads because of the | Amazing Places

*EGYPT ~ Wig from one of Tuthmoses minor wifes grave. Upper class people shaved their heads because of the heat. In public, they wore wigs. Under the wigs were cones of scent, which melted and made the wearer smell good instead of sweaty.

Coffin of Irtirutja, Macedonian-Ptolemaic era, 332–30 BC, Northern Upper Egypt, Akhmim (Khemmis, Panopolis), Maspero 1885–1886.

Coffin of Irtirutja -- BCE -- Macedonian-Ptolemaic Period -- Northern Upper Egypt, Akhmim -- Metropolitan Museum of Art

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  Gessoed and painted wood

Coffin set of Henettawy from Deir el-Bahri, western Thebes. Gessoed and painted wood. Egyptian Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty reign of Psusennes I, BC

The cartonnage case of Djedkhonsefankh, who was a priest of Amun in the late 9th century BCE. Cartonnage cases were used as the innermost coffins during dynasties 22-24,

The cartonnage case of Djedkhonsefankh, who was a priest of Amun in the late century BCE. Cartonnage cases were used as the innermost coffins during dynasties

Discovery of the statue of Ramses II, 1930 Temple of Mut, Karnak Temple Complex, Egypt.

Descubrimiento de la estatua de Ramsés II i Sekhmet en el templo de Mut. 1930 Discovery of the statue of Ramses II & Sekhmet in the temple of Mut .

Coffin for Tutankhamun's Viscera  Rendered in gilded wood and faience, this coffin was specifically designed to hold King Tutankhamun's mummified internal organs, which were believed to be essential equipment for the afterlife.

Rendered in gilded wood and faïence, this small coffin was specifically designed to hold King Tutankhamun's mummified internal organs, which were believed to be essential equipment for the afterlife.

The Mummy & Coffin of Meresamun  --  She was a "Singer in the Interior of the Temple of Amun" at Karnak & part of a divine choir that sang & made music during temple rituals.

The Mummy & Coffin of Meresamun, an ancient Egyptian singer-priestess in the inner sanctum of the temple at Karnak -- Circa 800 BCE -- Oriental Institute, Chicago Museum, University of Chicago.

Mummy of Inamonnefnebu with bead netting cover

Mummy from Inamonnefnebu RMO AMM also listed as Leiden AMM Hieroglyphs on the beaded linen net shroud read: ‘An offering which the King gives to Osiris, Lord of Aby[dos], may he grant a good burial.

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,.

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