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Egypt - 304-30 B.C. Cat on Papyrus (George Ortiz Collection, glazed terracotta)…

Egyptian Glazed Terracotta Cat Statue on Stand. Ptolemaic, Circa B. (Possibly Saïte, Dynasty, B.) Beautiful art for any age.

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Sharing a little about how my motto 'make time to make things' has helped me stay connected to myself through the years and a little more about how I was invited to write my new book, DIY Woven Art, with Interweave over on fantastic podcast!

Akhenaten

King Tut and his wife, do you notice the tender touch of the Queen's hand .

Obelisks @ Karnak

Obelisks @ Karnak how did they reach the tip to design the art are us Egyption

'Hathor headed columns in Dendera.'  The columns in the outer hypostyle hall (or pronaos) of the Hathor Temple at Dendera, Egypt

*EGYPT ~ 'Hathor headed columns in Dendera.' The columns in the outer hypostyle hall (or pronaos) of the Hathor Temple at Dendera .

Portrait bust of a daughter of King Akhenaten. Elongated skull shape was idolized during Akhenaten's rule. Both the Pharaoh himself and his offspring had this feature - whether due genetic defect or something else is not quite certain.

Portrait bust of a daughter of King Akhenaten BC) BC (stone), Egyptian Dynasty BC) Egyptian National Museum, Cairo, Egypt. The Bridgeman Art Library.

Inside View from The Great Pyramid of Giza , also called Khufu's Pyramid or the Pyramid of Khufu, and Pyramid of Cheops, Cairo, Egypt

Inside View from The Great Pyramid of Giza , tunnel to Queens Chamber where I jumped into the box for the mummy (sarcophagus)

considering ancient Egypt is my favorite history topic, its a must see travel destination.

This interior is an Ancient Egyptian interior. The large columns and oversized door, as well as the detailing on the columns and walls creates the look.