Nile Valley of Ancient Egypt ~ Egyptian civilization developed along the banks of the river Nile. The Nile Valley stands in sharp contrast to the arid deserts of Africa. Its long, narrow flood plain was a magnet for life, attracting people, animals and pl
Cairo Egypt Fatimid Gold Coin 996-1021 AD Al-Hakim bi-Amr Allah Dinar Very Fine
This unusual mannequin or effigy of Tutankhamun is life-sized and shows his upper torso and head, but without any arms. It is made of wood, covered in plaster and painted, and it is a very life-like representation of the king.
Senmut - Steward, priest, tutor, and all around go-to guy for Pharaoh Hatshepsut. Here he is seated with her daughter Neferura. This is my favorite statue from Ancient Egypt. It looks so loving and tender. Senmut really loved Hatshepsut
Columns of an Ancient Egyptian Temple in Luxor, Egypt. I've been there--this peristyle is a forest of huge decorated and painted columns which are immense and the whole is overwhelming in its massive power.