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Egypt was ruled by black pharaohs for nearly 100 years, but their role as leaders of the ancient civilization has been largely kept in the dark because of racism, according to this month's National Geographic magazine. African Empires, African American History, Black History Facts, Black History Month, Strange History, Ancient Egypt, Ancient History, Greek History, Tudor History

From Meroë to the Senilac Peroglyphs

Part 2 of 13 in our journey from Timbuktu to Kalamazoo (connecting landmarks in Michigan and African history) Some 1,000 years ago, a Native American sat down next to a slab of sandstone near the Cass River just outside what was to be Bad Axe, Michigan and began carving. Undiscovered until a brush fire revealed his work in 1881, the carvings depict swirls, lines, handprints, flying birds, and bow-wielding men. Known as the Senilac Petroglyphs, the artist’s tribe remains unknown…

Cleopatra was very famous for using beauty oils to keep her skin young and beautiful! Fragment of a relief of Queen Cleopatra VII Thea Philopator (“Cleopatra the Father-Loving Goddess”) of Egypt, Century BC. Egyptian Queen, Ancient Egyptian Art, Ancient History, European History, Ancient Greece, American History, Cleopatra History, Queen Cleopatra, Cleopatra Statue

Kings and Queens Photo: Queen Cleopatra VII of Egypt

Fragment of a relief of Cleopatra. c 1st -3rd century ad

Roman Theater at Alexandria, Egypt. Over 30 years of excavation have uncovered many Roman remains including this well-preserved theatre with galleries, sections of mosaic-flooring, and marble seats for up to 800 spectators. In Ptolemaic times, this area w Places Around The World, The Places Youll Go, Places To See, Around The Worlds, Ancient Ruins, Ancient Rome, Ancient History, Roman Architecture, Ancient Architecture

Marina Molares

Marina Molares, art blog about my own creations: painting, photography, drawings, collage, claustrophillia, surface design, doodles, illustration.

EGYPT - Cairo: Khan Al-Hkalili Bazar is one of the most amazing "old world" markets. Places Around The World, Oh The Places You'll Go, Places To Travel, Around The Worlds, Visit Egypt, Egypt Travel, Thinking Day, Cairo Egypt, Cairo

khan al-khalili

built in 1382 by garkas al-khalili, master of horses to sultan barquq, khan al-khalili is one of the biggest bazaars in the middle east. this is the oriental bazaar of fable, where gold, silver, brass, and copper goods glitter enticingly in the cave-like interiors, and sacks overflowing with exotic spices fill the air with their pungent scents. its maze of narrow, canvas-covered alleyways is crammed with shops selling a huge variety of goods. here, too, traditional egyptian crafts, such as…

Cairo & Giza Pyramids Overnight Tours From Marsa Alam; Get two days excursion from to Cairo, you will visit Pyarmids & Egyptian You have the opportunity to tour the and sights in Old Places Around The World, Oh The Places You'll Go, Places To Travel, Places To Visit, Around The Worlds, Beautiful World, Beautiful Places, Zermatt, To Infinity And Beyond

Cairo, Egypt.

Cairo is the capital of Egypt and the largest city in the Arab world and Africa. Its metropolitan area is the 16th largest in the world. Located near the Nile Delta,it was founded in 969 AD. Nickna…

✮ Nefertari Tomb scenes, Valley of the Queens, Egypt. According to many experts, this is the most beautiful tomb in Egypt. Ancient Egypt Art, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient History, Art History, Ancient Egypt Clothing, Ancient Egypt Fashion, Queen Nefertari, Egyptian Art, Ancient Civilizations

Africa Art | Fine Art America

Shop for africa art from the world's greatest living artists. All africa artwork ships within 48 hours and includes a 30-day money-back guarantee. Choose your favorite africa designs and purchase them as wall art, home decor, phone cases, tote bags, and more!

Otter statue Egypt Date: BCE. The Metropolitan Museum. The pose of raised paws signifies the otter's adoration of the sun god when he rises in the morning. In myth otters were attached to the goddess of Lower Egypt Wadjet. Ancient Egyptian Art, Ancient History, Animal Sculptures, Sculpture Art, Objets Antiques, Arte Tribal, Art Ancien, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Civilizations

Otter statue | Late Period or Ptolemaic Period | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

During the Late Period and Ptolemaic times otters were represented in bronzes statuettes such as this one, standing, forepaws raised, atop small bronze boxes. The pose of raised paws signifies the otter's adoration of the sun god when he rises in the morning

Meritaten of the eighteenth dynasty of ancient Egypt, circa 1400 bc; daughter of Pharaoh Akhenaten and Queen Nefertiti. * Meritaten, a Pharoah's Princess* inspired this board. Ancient Aliens, Ancient Egyptian Art, Ancient History, Egyptian Queen, European History, Ancient Greece, Art Afro, Empire Romain, Arte Tribal

A princess

A princess of the family of Akhenaten, from Amarna, Dynasty XVIII. Musee du Louvre. E14715

Inner coffin of Ankhshepenwepet Dynasty 25 Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb TT MMA Accession Number: b الدير البحرى Ancient Egyptian Artifacts, Historical Artifacts, Ancient History, Kemet Egypt, Egyptian Mummies, Empire Romain, Egyptian Queen, Egypt Art, Ancient Civilizations

Inner coffin of Ankhshepenwepet | Third Intermediate Period | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Singer of the Residence of Amun, Ankhshepenwepet, was buried in a tomb within the precinct of Hatshepsut's temple in Deir el-Bahri. The burial was plundered and no traces were left of her mummy, which would have been placed in the inner coffin

Selket on the canopic shrine of King Tutankhamun.Tomb of King Tutankhamun. Ancient Egyptian Art, Ancient History, Art History, Empire Romain, Egypt Art, Cairo Egypt, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Civilizations, Archaeology

Tut Exhibit - King Tutankhamun Exhibit, Collection: Basic Funeral Equipment - Statue of Selket Protecting Tutankhamun's Shrine

Tut Exhibit - King Tutankhamun Exhibit, Collection: Basic Funeral Equipment - Statue of Selket Protecting Tutankhamun's Shrine

Howard Carter, an English archaeologist, examining the opened sarcophagus of King Tut. Howard Carter, un arheolog englez, examinarea sarcofagul deschis regelui Tut. Arheologul englez Howard Carter examinează sarcofagul deschis a faraonului Tutankhamon. Rare Historical Photos, Rare Photos, Old Photos, Rare Pictures, Ancient Egypt, Ancient History, Tutankhamun, History Photos, History Facts

Rare Historical Photos Pt. 2 [19 Pics]

A small collection of extremely cool old photos.