The crowned head of Nefertiti, wife of Akhenaton. The sculpture was made by the famous sculptor Thutmose and was found in his workshop. Country of Origin: Egypt. Date/Period: Amarna period BC. Place of Origin: Tell el Amarna
Early Christian stela incorporating a looped cross (crux ansata) or ankh symbol, surrounded by the vine of eternal life, illustrating the fusion of pharaonic iconography with Christian motifs in Byzantine Egypt.
Painting of a winged cobra from the staircase leading to the burial chamber of Queen Nefertari. It is offering protection to a shen sign, symbol of infinity. New Kingdom, Dynasty, 1290 – 1254 BC – Western Thebes, valley of the Queens.