"True pyramids in Egypt were topped by a special stone called a pyramidion, which was itself a miniature pyramid. It brought the pyramid structure to a point at the same angle and the same proportions as the main body.The ancient Egyptian word for the pyr
Pyramidion au nom de Kha : Kha agenouillé les bras levés en adoration du dieu solaire Cote cliché 02-002524 N° d’inventaire E13988 Fonds Antiquités égyptiennes Période règne de Aménophis III (1391-1353) Lieu de découverte Deir el-Medineh (site) (origine) Technique/Matière grès (pierre) , relief (sculpture) Dimensions Hauteur : 0.865 m Largeur : 0.48 m Profondeur : 0.52 m Localisation Paris, musée du Louvren RMN
only Kings, Queens and Gods were allowed to carry this symbol. the ankh is the Egyptian sign of life and indicates that the King or God holding it has the power to give life or take it away from lesser mortals
"Sobek And Horus This obelisk, standing near the entrance to the Kom Ombo Temple has illustrations of the two gods to which the temple is dedicated - Sobek, above; Horus, below. Sobek was a cult god in this area of Egypt.
A strange alien pharaoh ~ This statue of the pre-dynastic period may be the first known depiction of a pharaoh. At the time of Nagada (the name of a discovery at the site of Upper Egypt), around 4000 BC? This statue was found in Gebelein, south of Luxor.