Detail from a relief. King Ramses II among the gods, the relief comes from the small temple built by King Ramses II at Abydos. In the relief Ramesses II is crowned by the goddess Nekhbet in the form of vulture. And Ramses II is introduced with the gods. 19th Dynasty, Abydos
Tree Goddess, or 'Lady of the Sycamore' in Nakhts Tomb @ Luxor. She is usually identified with either Nut, Hathor or Isis. Here she is shown with an emblematic sycamore tree on her head. The Egyptians believed that she would emerge from the sycamore when the ba-soul (in bird form) rested in the tree's shade and would give it nourishment and water.