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Bracelet of Tutankhamun with Scarab
Bracelet of Tutankhamun with Scarab

This bracelet of Tutankhamun bears a scarab, which is the symbol of the morning sun and the most popular motif used in jewelry.

Bracelet

Crystal Dish
Crystal Dish

A crystal dish that has a round body, a handle and a lid. It has been decorated by cutting the design into the crystal.

Dish

Dagger and Sheath of King Tutankhamun
Dagger and Sheath of King Tutankhamun

Among the interesting items found in the wrappings of the king's mummy is this dagger and gold sheath. Made mostly of iron, this blade was a precious rarity.

Warfare / Hunting and Fishing Equipment

Gold Mask Mummy Cover of King Psusennes the First
Gold Mask Mummy Cover of King Psusennes the First

In this gold mask mummy cover, Psusennes the First appears with the royal headdress surmounted by the uraeus, or royal cobra. He wears a divine plaited false beard.

Mask

Mask of Lady Thuya
Mask of Lady Thuya

This beautiful gilded and inlaid cartonnage mask, which was supposed to preserve the features of Lady Thuya, aimed to help the soul recognize its wrapped corpse to facilitate resurrection.

Mask

Seated Statues of Rahotep and Nefret
Seated Statues of Rahotep and Nefret

Rahotep might have been a son of King Senefru, and his wife, Nefret, is described as "the one acquainted to the king."

Statue

Statue in the Shape of a Lotus with a Ram's Head
Statue in the Shape of a Lotus with a Ram's Head

The small size of this sculpture suggests that it once adorned a vessel of more modest scale. It may have come from a divine boat associated with the cult of Amun.

Statue

Statue of the Serpent Neterankh
Statue of the Serpent Neterankh

The serpent Neterankh, or the Living God, was one of the deities in charge of protecting the regions of the underworld and defending the sun god as he passed through each night.

Statue

Stela Honoring Sobek
Stela Honoring Sobek

A stela honoring the god Sobek that is usually depicted in the form of a crocodile. This stela shows two bloated crocodiles with Atef Crowns facing each other while reposing on shrines. Between the two crocodiles, there is a High offering table. Beneath this scene there are five more pairs of crocodiles, each facing inward.

Stela or Tombstone

The Gold Mask of Tutankhamun
The Gold Mask of Tutankhamun

This mask of Tutankhamun is an example of the highest artistic and technical achievements of the ancient Egyptians in the New Kingdom.

Mask

Water Pipe for Smoking the Tobacco
Water Pipe for Smoking the Tobacco

A water pipe made of crystal and silver that was used for smoking the tobacco known in Egypt during the time of Mohammad Ali.

Domestic Utensils

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