Lotiform Chalice Third Intermediate Period The fragrant blossom of the blue lotus is a common motif in all forms of Egyptian art. Because it opened its petals to the sun each morning,the flower became.
ancientpeoples: “Blue Painted Ibex Amphora from Malqata Dynasty, New Kingdom BC This remarkable vase was found during the Museum’s excavations of the palace of Amenhotep III at Malqata in western Thebes. The head of the ibex had.
Black granite block with relief of Nebnefer,overseer of the treasury of the god Amon. Deposited in the temple of the crocodile- god Sobek. An elaborate rattle sacred to the cult of the goddess Hathor is carved on the front. Period of Amenhotep III
Roman silver cup with emperor Tiberius ac From Boscoreale, commemorating Tiberius' triumph over Germany and Illyria. We see Tiberius in a military toga (toga picta) holding a scepter crowned by an eagle and laurel branch.