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Egyptian Canopic Jar Ca 400-200 BC. Containers like thes held the deceased's lungs, stomach, liver, and intestines. The jackal, Daumetef, is guardian of the stomach.

Canopic Jar - c. Canopic jars were used by ancient Egyptians during the mummification process to store and preserve the viscera of their owner for the afterlife.

Famous Pharaohs: Pectoral of Tutankhamun Tutankhamun’s Necklace with a Pectoral in the Form of a Solar Boat:  This pectoral is centered on a scarab of lapis lazuli, that symbolizes the god, Khepri.    Khepri represents the sun on the horizon of the new day. The scarab holds a solar disc of carnelian surrounded by a gold rim. The beetle is flanked by two baboons with lunar symbols on their heads.    This item was discovered inside an inlaid box of ebony and ivory with an inscription that…

Tutankhamun's Tomb and Treasures. Found in king tuts tomb. The blonde in the pic.

Egypt--Painted Wooden Ointment Spoon, Dyn 18. This spoon shaped container for unguent or scented oil takes the form of lotus flowers surmounted by a mandrake fruit. The lid swivels via a peg

Egypt--Painted Wooden Ointment Spoon, Dyn This spoon shaped container for unguent or scented oil takes the form of lotus flowers surmounted by a mandrake fruit. The lid swivels via a peg ~☆~

This gazelle, wearing a lotus flower around its neck, is part of the reliefs that adorn the Sun Court of the tomb of Ankhhor.  Ankhhor was a high official during the reigns of Psammetichus II and Apries.(26th dynasty.  His tomb (TT 414) can be found in the Asasif Necropolis on the Westbank at Luxor. Photo Paul Smit and Mick Palarczyk.

Gazelle wearing a lotus. Relief from the Sun Court of the tomb of Ankhhor a high official in the Dynasty.

ancient egypt | Tumblr [Isis knot/ankh pillar flowing into winged uraeus- Firmament symbols and holds water]

The Golden Age of Egypt in Culture, Architecture, Archeology and Art during the Dynasties XVIII-XX. From the Treasures of Tutankhamun. A vase from Egyptian pharaoh tomb.

Nefertum

Ancient Egypt: The God Nefertum depicted in the Dynasty 18 tomb of the Pharaoh Horemheb. The son of Ptah and Sekhmet, he is the god of Fragrance and perfumes, as such, he is depicted with a lotus blossom on his head.

Unguent vase from the tomb of Tutankhamun. Elongated vase flanked with floral openwork ornamentation, cut from a single block of alabaster. On the neck of vase is the head of Hathor, on the bowl are two beasts pertaining to the god, and the rectangle below contains the protocol of the king. The ornamental stand is flanked with ankhs

Unguent vase from the tomb of Tutankhamun. Elongated vase flanked with floral openwork ornamentation, cut from a single block of alabaster.

Jon Manchip White writes, in his foreword to the 1977 edition of Carter's The Discovery of the Tomb of Tutankhamun, "The pharaoh who in life was one of the least esteemed of Egypt's Pharoahs has become in death the most renowned."

Jon Manchip White writes, in his foreword to the 1977 edition of Carter's The Discovery of the Tomb of Tutankhamun, "The pharaoh who in life was one of the least esteemed of Egypt's Pharoahs has become in death the most renowned.

Tutankhamun, unbelievable, like it was made yesterday….

Anubis, Egyptian God of the Dead guarding the Chest found in Tutankhamun's tomb. King Tut was an Egyptian pharaoh of the dynasty (ruled ca. 1332 BC – 1323 BC in the conventional chronology), during the period of Egyptian history known as the New Kingdom.

Gold discovered in the tomb of the pharaoh Tutankhamun

When the archaeologist Howard Carter opened the Egyptian tomb of the pharaoh Tutankhamun for the first time on the 26 November he was overwhelmed by the treasures that met his eyes.

Egypt Alabaster statue of an ibex from Tutankhamun's tomb.

Beautiful Egypt Alabaster statue of an ibex from Tutankhamun's tomb.

JOJO POST STAR GATES: WHAT IS THE POWER OF THIS BIRD???What is the message??? Tutankhamun in Barcelona / Tutankamon en Barcelona

JOJO POST STAR GATES: WHAT IS THE POWER OF THIS BIRD???What is the message??? Tutankhamun in Barcelona / Tutankamon en Barcelona

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Tomb of Tutankhamen. Alabaster chalice in the form of a lotus is decorated w/ a whorl of circles & sepals in low relief. The handle is a lotus flower & bud supporting the symbol of eternal life. The cup bears the names & titles of Tutankhamen