Jeff Bobeldijk

Jeff Bobeldijk

Jeff Bobeldijk
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Gold dagger, from the tomb of King Tutankhamun, Carter # 256dd; 31.9 cm; blade 20.1 cm; Egyptian Museum, Cairo. Two similar daggers were found in Tutankhamun's tomb, one with a gold blade (in image 26) and the other with an iron blade. Gold daggers were reserved for the nobility, but bronze or copper daggers were used from the Old Kingdom on in Egypt.

Gold dagger, from the tomb of King Tutankhamun, Carter # 256dd; 31.9 cm; blade 20.1 cm; Egyptian Museum, Cairo. Two similar daggers were found in Tutankhamun's tomb, one with a gold blade (in image 26) and the other with an iron blade. Gold daggers were reserved for the nobility, but bronze or copper daggers were used from the Old Kingdom on in Egypt.

BASTET, GODDESS OF CATS, LOWER EGYPT, THE SUN & THE MOON – her name is also spelled Bast, Baast, Ubasti & Baset. Represented as a woman with the head of a cat & ultimately emerged as the Egyptian cat-goddess par excellence. Cats in ancient Egypt were revered highly, partly due to their ability to combat vermin such as mice, rats or snakes which threatened key food supplies.Her role in the Egyptian pantheon became diminished as Sekhmet, a similar lioness war deity, became more dominant.

BASTET, GODDESS OF CATS, LOWER EGYPT, THE SUN & THE MOON – her name is also spelled Bast, Baast, Ubasti & Baset. Represented as a woman with the head of a cat & ultimately emerged as the Egyptian cat-goddess par excellence. Cats in ancient Egypt were revered highly, partly due to their ability to combat vermin such as mice, rats or snakes which threatened key food supplies.Her role in the Egyptian pantheon became diminished as Sekhmet, a similar lioness war deity, became more dominant.

anubis

anubis

King Tut's tomb - Horus, son of the Goddess Isis, conceived by penetrating herself with her husband/brother's penis after he was murdered by their brother Set, and his body parts scattered. Called the Savior God of Egypt, for restoring his father to life. Often depicted as a falcon. The Eye of Horus watches over mankind.

King Tut's tomb - Horus, son of the Goddess Isis, conceived by penetrating herself with her husband/brother's penis after he was murdered by their brother Set, and his body parts scattered. Called the Savior God of Egypt, for restoring his father to life. Often depicted as a falcon. The Eye of Horus watches over mankind.

Anubis - Egyptian God of the Dead

Anubis - Egyptian God of the Dead

Bastet, Egyptian Deities, goddess of cats ,Lower Egypt, the sun and the moon

Bastet, Egyptian Deities, goddess of cats ,Lower Egypt, the sun and the moon

(Cleopatra VII, Queen of Egypt. Cleopatra VII Philopator, known to history as Cleopatra, was the last active pharaoh of Ancient Egypt, only shortly survived by her son, Caesarion as pharaoh. Born: October 69 BC, Alexandria, Egypt Died: 30 BC, Alexandria, Egypt

(Cleopatra VII, Queen of Egypt. Cleopatra VII Philopator, known to history as Cleopatra, was the last active pharaoh of Ancient Egypt, only shortly survived by her son, Caesarion as pharaoh. Born: October 69 BC, Alexandria, Egypt Died: 30 BC, Alexandria, Egypt

Most Egyptian funerary mask are made of solid gold, but in 1939, archaeologist, Pierre Montet, discovered the tomb of Pharaoh Psusennes, & his entire sarcophagus is pure silver, the only one ever discovered. Its discovery had little fan fare because it was the eve of World War II, & Egyptologists didn't want it to fall into enemy hands. The discovery is revered to be equal to the discovery of King Tut's tomb in 1922, but most of the world is unaware of its existence.

Most Egyptian funerary mask are made of solid gold, but in 1939, archaeologist, Pierre Montet, discovered the tomb of Pharaoh Psusennes, & his entire sarcophagus is pure silver, the only one ever discovered. Its discovery had little fan fare because it was the eve of World War II, & Egyptologists didn't want it to fall into enemy hands. The discovery is revered to be equal to the discovery of King Tut's tomb in 1922, but most of the world is unaware of its existence.

After 3,000 years and DNA analysis, scientists have proved that, from foreground to background, these mummies are of King Tut's mother, whose name is unknown, grandmother Queen Tiye, and his father, the pharoah Akhenaten

After 3,000 years and DNA analysis, scientists have proved that, from foreground to background, these mummies are of King Tut's mother, whose name is unknown, grandmother Queen Tiye, and his father, the pharoah Akhenaten