The Egyptian House, Penzance, Cornwall.  The building dates back to 1835 & it is thought that the architect was John Foulston from Plymouth who is credited for the design of the similar Classical and Mathematical School in Devonport, Devon. It has been said that the facade was an exact copy of a museum in Picadilly, London built in 1812 which was inspired by the Temple of Hat-hor at Dendra in Egypt. This is not strictly true altho it is likely the museum served as the main source of…

The Egyptian House, Penzance, Cornwall. The building dates back to 1835 & it is thought that the architect was John Foulston from Plymouth who is credited for the design of the similar Classical and Mathematical School in Devonport, Devon. It has been said that the facade was an exact copy of a museum in Picadilly, London built in 1812 which was inspired by the Temple of Hat-hor at Dendra in Egypt. This is not strictly true altho it is likely the museum served as the main source of…

René Lalique - An extraordinary Art Nouveau gold, enamel and moulded glass necklace, Paris, circa 1900. In the Egyptian taste. Contained in its original silk and velvet lined leather Lalique case.

René Lalique - An extraordinary Art Nouveau gold, enamel and moulded glass necklace, Paris, circa 1900. In the Egyptian taste. Contained in its original silk and velvet lined leather Lalique case.

Ma'at  The Egyptian Goddess Of  Truth by HollySierraArt on Etsy, $35.00

Ma'at - The Egyptian Goddess Of Truth

2 IN STOCK READY TO SHIP! Menthu is the name of the Egyptian God of War. Channel the Egyptian warrior spirit in this Bronze Age - Futuristic fusion

Menthu Scale Chest Piece in Shiny Silver - Unisex mirror scalemail adjustable OSFA larp cosplay costume tribal goth psy festival Burning Man

2 IN STOCK READY TO SHIP! Menthu is the name of the Egyptian God of War. Channel the Egyptian warrior spirit in this Bronze Age - Futuristic fusion

Elie Saab Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2017 - Look 53

Elie Saab Spring/Summer 2017 Couture Collection

Some of the world's smallest and rarest tortoises!  These are the first egyptian tortoises to born in 5 years.  The egyptian tortoise is one of the smallest, with adults only 6 inches long.

Zoo’s baby tortoises no bigger than 20 pence piece

Some of the world's smallest and rarest tortoises! These are the first egyptian tortoises to born in 5 years. The egyptian tortoise is one of the smallest, with adults only 6 inches long.

A statue of the Egyptian goddess, Isis, found in the sunken city of Heraklion. The city sank under the Mediterranean sea over 1200 years ago.  Believed to be a legend until it was discovered by accident in 2001, the city of Heraklion, home of the temple where Cleopatra was inaugurated, was one of the most important trade centres in the Mediterranean area before it disappeared into what is now the Bay of Aboukir.

Mapped for the first time, the real-life Atlantis: 3D map shows how Egyptian trade centre buried for 1,200 years would have looked

A statue of the Egyptian goddess, Isis, found in the sunken city of Heraklion. The city sank under the Mediterranean sea over 1200 years ago. Believed to be a legend until it was discovered by accident in 2001, the city of Heraklion, home of the temple where Cleopatra was inaugurated, was one of the most important trade centres in the Mediterranean area before it disappeared into what is now the Bay of Aboukir.

Nubia, Sudan: the pyramids that pre-date the Egyptian pyramids . (Sudan - the black pharaohs by Retlaw Snellac, via Flickr)

Nubia, Sudan: the pyramids that pre-date the Egyptian pyramids . (Sudan - the black pharaohs by Retlaw Snellac, via Flickr)

Statuette of Bastet, from the #Egyptian pantheon. Bastet started out as a warfare goddess in the southern part of Egypt, but later became a protector goddess.

Statuette of Bastet, from the #Egyptian pantheon. Bastet started out as a warfare goddess in the southern part of Egypt, but later became a protector goddess.

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