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The god Amun protecting Tutankhamun. New Kingdom, Eighteenth Dynasty, reign of Tutankhamun (1336-1327 BC) Karnak, great temple of Amun. This large statue, made of dark diorite, portrays Amun protecting Tutankhamun. It was discovered in Karnak in 1857. Amun wears the traditional headdress featuring two tall vertical feathers, as well as the braided bead of the gods. Taken from the gallery of the Louvre Museum in Paris.

The god Amun protecting Tutankhamun. New Kingdom, Eighteenth Dynasty, reign of Tutankhamun BC)

Thirteen bracelets were found on the forearms of the mummy of King Tutankhamun. Seven on the right arm, and six on the left. Several of the bracelets included scarabs separated by motifs such as uraei and ankhs some have a large amuletic udjat eye or another central element. The bracelets were made of gold, multi coloured glass, faïence, and semiprecious stones. (MMA Burton photo TAA1382)

Thirteen bracelets were found on the forearms of the mummy of King Tutankhamun. Seven on the right arm, and six on the left. Several of the bracelets included scarabs separated by motifs such as uraei and ankhs some have a large amuletic udjat eye or anot

Tutankhamun and his wife in a garden (1370-52 BC).

Plaque from the lid of a coffer showing Tutankhamun and his wife Ankhesenamun in a garden, New Kingdom (painted ivory).

Egyptian never really goes out of style.

*EGYPT ~ Tutankhamun pectoral with solar and lunar elements. Cloisonné with carnelian, lapis lazuli, calcite, obsidian and coloured glass. At its centre is a chalcedony scarab, which has falcon legs and talons.

Mummiform Coffin of Gold with Inlaid Semi-Precious Stones and Glass-Paste, Thebes, Egypt

Statue of a young Tutankhamun and his consort Ankesenamun at Luxor Temple, Luxor, EGYPT

Statue of Tutankhamun and Ankhesenamun at Luxor, hacked at during the damnatio memoriae campaign against the Amarna line of Thutmoside pharaohs. Hard to imagine life all those years ago.

Painted limestone statue group depicting Meryre and his wife Iniuia. New Kingdom, Dynasty XVIII, from the Saqqara Necroplis. (c) Kenneth Garrett

ancient-egypts-secrets: Statue of Meryre and his wife. Thick locks on an otherwise very faded polychromatic statue.

Two of the bracelets found on Tutankhamun's arms. The massive rigid hinged gold example (a) has a cylinder of turquoise inset into a plaque smothered with applied wire and granulation. The other (b) has a flexible strap of gold and glass beads attached to a circular gold plaque, also highly decorated, with a central lapis lazuli inset.     From the tomb of Tutankhamun, Valley of the Kings,     W. Thebes. 18th Dynasty (1334-1325 B.C.)

Two of the bracelets found on Tutankhamun's arms. The massive rigid hinged gold example (a) has a cylinder of turquoise inset into a plaque smothered.

18Th Dynasty, Ancient Jewelry, 1460 Bc, Sit Lion, Gold Bracelets, Bc 18Th, from Tutankhamun's Tomb

*EGYPT ~ Bracelet, decorated with plants and sitting lion. Hapouséneb, vizier, the first chief priest of Amun. Around 1460 BC Dynasty)

Ankhesenamun,King Tutankhamun’s wife.

What is known about Ankhesenamun is that she was born the third daughter of Akhenaten and Nefertiti. She's pointing at a plump bird while her husband, Tutankhaten, aims an arrow. It's done in beaten gold.

Akhenaten and Nefertiti, New Kingdom, Eighteenth Dynasty, after year 9 of the reign of Amenophis IV Akhenaten, between 1345 and 1337 BC

Akhenaton and Nefertiti New Kingdom, Eighteenth Dynasty, after year 9 of the reign of Amenophis IV Akhenaton, between 1345 and 1337 BC Egypt

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