Four faience vases bearing the Cartouche of Ramesses II and dedications to Amun-Ra and Mut. Initially made as liturgical vases meant to hold offerings, they where later re purposed as canopic Jars. Egypt, 19th dynasty. 1279 to 1213 BC. [773×429]

Four faience vases bearing the Cartouche of Ramesses II and dedications to Amun-Ra and Mut. Initially made as liturgical vases meant to hold offerings, they where later re purposed as canopic Jars. Egypt, 19th dynasty. 1279 to 1213 BC. [773×429]

The Uraeus cobra that once adorned the crown of Pharaoh Senusret II, likely dropped when his pyramid was looted in antique. It’s made from Solid gold and adorned with black granite, Ultramarine pigment, Turquoise and carnelian inlays. Egypt, 12th Dynasty, 1991 to 1803 BC. [480×610]

The Uraeus cobra that once adorned the crown of Pharaoh Senusret II, likely dropped when his pyramid was looted in antique. It’s made from Solid gold and adorned with black granite, Ultramarine pigment, Turquoise and carnelian inlays. Egypt, 12th Dynasty, 1991 to 1803 BC. [480×610]