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Ancient Egyptian portraiture: 6th dynasty
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Ancient Egyptian portraiture

6th dynasty

Pepi I,  Source: Artchive - Click for larger picture Pepi I
Schist with inlays
Height: 15 cm
Source: Artchive
Ankh-nes-merire II and Pepi II, Source: Artchive - Click for larger picture Ankh-nes-merire II and Pepi II
Egyptian alabaster
Height: 39 cm
Source: Artchive
Prince Tjau, Source: Artchive - Click for larger picture Prince Tjau
Graywacke
Height: 35 cm
Source: Artchive
Head , Source: Les merveilles du Louvre - Click for larger picture Head
Painted limestone
Height: 23 cm
Source: Les merveilles du Louvre, Vol 1, Librairie Hachette 1958
Official, Source: Les merveilles du Louvre - Click for larger picture Official's wife, Source: Les merveilles du Louvre - Click for larger picture Official and wife
Wood
Height: 70 cm
Source: Les merveilles du Louvre, Vol 1, Librairie Hachette 1958
Official, Source: British Museum website - Click for larger picture Official
Wood
Source: British Museum
Atjema, Source: Artchive - Click for larger picture Atjema
Painted limestone
Height: 91 cm
Source: Artchive
Official, Source: British Museum website - Click for larger picture Official
Wood
Source: British Museum

 


 

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18th Dynasty portraits, from the reign of Akhenaten until the end of the dynasty
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