Favorite decades: 1910's, 1800's, 1870's
Favorite artists: Anthony van Dyck, Giovanni Boldini, Henry Fuseli, Thomas Lawrence
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An Egyptian 18th dynasty pharaonic era princess’ crown.
I don’t normally post jewelry, crowns and the like, but this is GORGEOUS and the little gazelle heads are so cute. I want it!
The 18th dynasty was ca 1550 BC-ca 1292 BC. It included Tutankhamen (“King Tut”), Hatshepsut, Akhenaten and Nefertiti (his queen) among others.
Canopic Jar Lid, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, late reign of Akhenaten, ca. 1340–1336 B.C.
Egyptian; From KV55, Valley of the Kings, western Thebes
Egyptian alabaster with glass and stone inlays
Egyptian wigs are always something I’ve found fascinating. This is a really lovely representation of one in a pretty stunning medium! ALABASTER!
Sandals, 1550-1186 BC Egypt, MFA Boston
These are teeny tiny. They must have been for a child or a very small woman.