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Trumpets over 3,300 years old, discovered in the tomb of the ancient Egyptian king, Tutankhamun. These instruments are the only two surviving trumpets from ancient Egypt

TRUMPETS Trumpets over years old, discovered in the tomb of the ancient Egyptian king, Tutankhamun. These instruments are the only two surviving trumpets from ancient Egypt

Egypt Alabaster statue of an ibex from Tutankhamun's tomb.

Beautiful Egypt Alabaster statue of an ibex from Tutankhamun's tomb.

Always conscious of vanity, styling tools were a symbol of rank amongst ancient Egyptians. They used fancy, weapon-like bronze tools like these for curling and trimming their hair.  - GoodHousekeeping.com

10 Crazy Things Women Used to Style Their Hair With

Take a look back on styling tools that would raise more than a few eyebrows today.

Scribe- Writers - Horemheb tomb, 18th dynasty, Saqqara, Egypt by bertha

Scribe- Writers - Horemheb tomb, dynasty, Saqqara, Egypt by bertha .Egypt is the first to encourage girls teaching.

Goblet  Period:New Kingdom Dynasty:Dynasty 18 Reign:reign of Thutmose III Date:ca. 1479–1425 B.C. Geography:From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Wadi Gabbanat el-Qurud, Wadi D, Tomb of the 3 Foreign Wives of Thutmose III Medium:Travertine (Egyptian alabaster), gold Dimensions:h. 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in); diam. 8 cm (3 1/8 in)

Goblet Period:New Kingdom Dynasty:Dynasty 18 Reign:reign of Thutmose III Date:ca. Geography:From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Medium:Travertine (Egyptian alabaster).

Tambores cerâmicos muçulmanos, sec. XI

Tambores cerâmicos muçulmanos, sec.

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Mural depicting a blind harpist. Detail of a wallpainting in the tomb (wall C) of Nakht, scribe and priest under Pharaoh Tuthmosis IV Dynasty in the cemetery of Sheikh Abd al-Qurnah. Tombs of Nobles, Luxor-Thebes, Egypt

Egyptian  Lapis and gold bracelet from the tomb of Tutankhamun. 1325 B.C.  Scanned  photograph taken from Tutankhamun:  His Tomb  and His Tr...

*EGYPT ~ Egyptian Lapis and gold bracelet from the tomb of Tutankhamun. 1325 B. Scanned photograph taken from Tutankhamun: His Tomb and His Tr.

Akhenaten and Nefertiti busts.

Akhenaten and Nefertiti Busts in Neues Museum, Berlin, Dynasty Egypt.be curious about the race/ethnicity/pheotype whenever you see the nose & lips chipped off.

music in ancient egypt

This is an Aerophone instrument, the trumpet. It was a complex instrument to produce. These were made of silver and bronze, with mouthpieces of gold or silver.

This statue depicts an Egyptian man that is wearing a Schenti (a wrapped skirt around the waist), a decorated apron, possible gold bracelets and armlets, a wesekh collar (a decorated, traditional rounded collar), sandals, no evident hair or makeup, and a uraeus headpiece (a headdress with a cobra).  It can be assumed that this man is in the upper part of the Egyptian social status, possibly as a court official or a noble.

Tomb Guardian in King Tut's Tomb. Photographed at the King Tut Museum in the Luxor Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada

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