Closed Papyriform Column, Medinet Habu Temple. This is actually my favourite temple in Egypt. I also set a big scene in the book here, between Nick and Cora. It's a pivotal moment in the book.
theancientwayoflife: “~ Mummiform Falcon with Inscribed Menat. Place of origin: Egypt Period: Third Intermediate Period (1070 - 712 B.C.) Medium: Wood, gesso and polychrome paint. ”
Sphinx of Amenhotep III, possibly from a Model of a Temple Period: New Kingdom Dynasty: Dynasty 18 Reign: reign of Amenhotep III Date:ca. 1390–1352 B.C.
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Once upon a time a Copt named Boutros Ghali rose to be Prime Minister. The time was the beginning of the Twentieth Century. The place was Egypt. Boutros was the son of Ghali Nayrouz, who had…
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Ancient Egyptian mummy lid ~Louvre
Amenhotep III and and Queen Tiye. PELIZAEUS-MUSEUM Hildeheim 53 a-b made of wood, provenance unknown (Yvonne Buskens, contrib.)
Relief of queen Tiye