African History

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African history from the beginning, to yesterday.

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Stunning face hidden for thousands of years: The wooden sarcophagus was unearthed by a team of archaeologists from the University of Jaen, in Spain, who have been carrying out digs at at the necropolis of Qubbet el-Hawa in Aswan, Egypt Ancient Egyptian Art, Ancient Ruins, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient History, Archaeological Finds, Prehistory, Ancient Civilizations, Oeuvre D'art, Archaeology

Stunning face hidden for thousands of years: Wooden sarcophagus is unearthed at Egyptian necropolis

Believed to contain the body of a person of some rank, it boasts extraordinarily delicate features, well-preserved by the sands of time in Aswan.

Stele of the sculptor Bek with his wife Taheret Bek or Bak (Egyptian for “Servant”) was the first chief royal sculptor during the reign of Pharaoh Akhenaten. His father Men held the same position under Akhenaten’s father Amenhotep III; Ancient Egypt History, Ancient Egyptian Art, Ancient Aliens, Egypt Art, Old Egypt, Historical Artifacts, Ancient Artifacts, Egypt Museum, Art Asiatique

Stele of the Sculptor Bek with his wife Taheret...

Stele of the Sculptor Bek with his wife TaheretBek or Bak (Egyptian for “Servant”) was the first chief royal sculptor during the reign of pharaoh Akhenaten. His father Men held the same position under...

Fearless, pastoral nomads who pursued their dream of gathering more cattle, the haughty, savage & spectacular Masai terrified the Zanzibari Slavers. African Culture, African History, African Art, Zulu Warrior, African Tribes, Afro Art, East Africa, Brainstorm, Military History

Darkest Africa: Masai Warriors

Fearless, pastoral nomads who pursued their dream of gathering more cattle, the haughty, savage & spectacular Masai terrified the Zanzibari Slavers.

A detail of the painted sarcophagus of Butehamun, In the act of creation the air god Shu holds aloft the sky goddess Nut, separating her from Geb. dynasty c 1069 945 BC. Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images Ancient Egyptian Art, Ancient Aliens, Ancient History, Egypt Mummy, Papyrus, Egypt Culture, Egypt Art, Ancient Mysteries, African History

A detail of the painted sarcophagus of Butehamun, In the act of...

A detail of the painted sarcophagus of Butehamun, In the act of creation the air god Shu holds aloft the sky goddess Nut, separating her from Geb. Egypt. Ancient Egyptian. 21st dynasty c 1069 945 BC. Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images

Astronomical ceiling decoration in its earliest form can be traced to the Tomb of Senemut (Theban tomb no. located at the site of Deir el-Bahri, Egypt. The tomb and the ceiling decorations date back to the Dynasty of ancient Egypt (ca. 1473 B. Ancient Egyptian Art, Ancient Aliens, Ancient History, Egyptian Pharaohs, Egyptian Mythology, Egyptian Goddess, European History, Ancient Greece, American History

Astronomical ceiling from the tomb of King Seti I, with Taweret at the bottom middle. Valley of the Kings, Thebes, Egypt.

Faces Of Africa 1 Cultural Anthropology Chromolithograph Print 1903 Edwardian Era African Culture, African American History, African Art, Native American, Especie Animal, Black History Facts, Art History, Anthropologie, Antique Illustration

Faces Of Africa 1 Cultural Anthropology Chromolithograph Print 1903 Edwardian Era

Faces Of Africa Check out this gorgeous antique German Chromolithograph of some Africas native people from long ago. Faces Of Africa might make you plan your next room makeover around this breathtaking antique illustration from Germany. The bold and graphic details in this full color, sharp as a

Egyptian pharaoh of the dynasty (reigned ca. 1504 - 1450 BC) often regarded as the greatest of the rulers of ancient Egypt. Thutmose III large Bust Pharaoh of Egypt - Ancient Egyptian Art Sculpture Ancient Egypt Pharaohs, Kemet Egypt, Ancient Egyptian Art, Ancient Aliens, Ancient Civilizations, Ancient History, Egyptian Women, European History, Ancient Greece

Thutmose III Bust Sculpture

Reproduction replica of Thutmose III Bust Sculpture, ancient Egyptian pharaoh of the 18th dynasty one of the greatest of the rulers of ancient Egypt.

Saint Petersburg's Ancient Egyptian Sphinxes in front of the Academy of Arts. Find out about the Sphinxes and other famous monuments in St Petersburg, Russia. Egyptian Mythology, Ancient Egyptian Art, Ancient Rome, Ancient History, Egyptian Party, Famous Monuments, Ancient Beauty, Ancient Mysteries, Petersburg Russia

The Sphinxes in St. Petersburg, Russia

Saint Petersburg's Ancient Egyptian Sphinxes in front of the Academy of Arts. Find out about the Sphinxes and other famous monuments in St Petersburg, Russia.

Giclee Print: Mummy of Queen Nedjemet, Wife of Herihor, Face Detail : Ancient Mysteries, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Egypt, Ancient History, Egyptian Mummies, Egyptian Art, Egyptian Things, Egyptian Hairstyles, Art Afro

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Mummy of Queen Nedjemet, Wife of Herihor, Face Detail Giclee Print. Find art you love and shop high-quality art prints, photographs, framed artworks and posters at Art.com. 100% satisfaction guaranteed.

Sphinx of Queen Hatshepsut, Ancient Egypt Pharaoh. Egyptian Queen, Ancient Egyptian Art, Ancient History, Objets Antiques, Architecture Antique, Egypt Museum, Statues, Art Antique, Ancient Artifacts

How Much Do You Know About These Women Who Ruled?

A one-eyed queen standing up to an empire. A rebel warrior riding an elephant into battle. Can you name ancient history's most fearsome queens?