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Ancient Egyptian portraiture: 5th Dynasty
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Ancient Egyptian portraiture

5th dynasty

Ti - Source: Jon Bodsworth - Click for large picture Ti, royal hairdresser
Found at Saqqara
Source: Jon Bodsworth
Judge Mehu  - Source: Bulletin of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston,  Number 304, 1958 - Click for large picture Judge Mehu
Source: Bulletin of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Number 304, 1958
Ka-aper  - Source: Jon Bodsworth - Click for large picture Ka-aper
Wood
Source: Jon Bodsworth
 
A relief at the DIA Galleries.
Khnun-hotep - Source: Jon Bodsworth - Click for large picture Khnun-hotep
Source: Jon Bodsworth
Scribe - Source: Artchive - Click for large picture Scribe
Painted limestone
Height: 49 cm
Source: Artchive
Nenkheftka - Source: British Museum website - Click for large picture Nenkheftka
Painted limestone
Height: 134 cm
Found at Deshasha
British Museum
Ptah-khenuwi - Source: BMFA - Click for large picture The wife of Ptah-khenuwi - Source: Bulletin of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston,  Number  26, 1907 - Click for large picture Ptah-khenuwi and wife
Source: Bulletin of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Number 26, 1907
Itush - Source: Artchive - Click for large picture Itush
Limestone
Source: Artchive
Ni-ka-re - Source: Artchive - Click for large picture Ni-ka-re
Painted limestone
Height: 57 cm
Source: Artchive
Katep - Source: BM - Click for large picture Hetepheres - Source: BM - Click for large picture Katep and Hetepheres
5th or 6th dynasty
Height: 47 cm
British Museum
Seated man - Source: V.Easy - Click for large picture Seated Man
Raherka - Source: Louvre - Click for large picture Mersankh - Source: Louvre  - Click for large picture Raherka and Mersankh
Painted limestone
Height: 53 cm
Source: Louvre Museum

 


 

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