Photo Gallery

Abu Simbel

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s0008.jpg (4095 bytes) The great temple of Ramses II (Dynasty XIX)
s0001.jpg (4485 bytes) Head of one of the prisoners, which are represented on the pedestal of the colossal statues flanking the entrance of the great temple of Ramses II (Dynasty XIX)
s0007.jpg (5552 bytes) Head of one of the prisoners, which are represented on the pedestal of the colossal statues flanking the entrance of the great temple of Ramses II (Dynasty XIX)
s0013.jpg (4883 bytes) Head of one of the prisoners, which are represented on the pedestal of the colossal statues flanking the entrance of the great temple of Ramses II (Dynasty XIX)
s0009.jpg (3921 bytes) The first columned hall, with modified Osiris-pillars, of the great temple of Ramses II (Dynasty XIX)
s0011.jpg (4609 bytes) The inner sanctuary of the great temple f Ramses II; represented are Ptah, Ramses II, Amun-Re and Harmachis (Dynasty XIX)
s0005.jpg (3000 bytes) One of the stela found near the temples (Dynasty XIX)
s0004.jpg (2651 bytes) The small temple dedicated to Nefertari as the goddess Hathor. Nefertari was the great royal wife of Ramses II (Dynasty XIX)
s0002.jpg (3177 bytes) The goddess Hathor as a cow, appearing from the swamp (Dynasty XIX)
s0012.jpg (3211 bytes) Nefertari with a sistrum (Dynasty XIX)

Akoris

s13201.jpg (2451 bytes) View of the city (Greek-Roman Period)
s13214.jpg (3995 bytes) A procession of gods in the interior of the mammisi

Amada

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s0003.jpg (3365 bytes) Cartouche of Thutmosis IV at the temple of Amada in Nubia (Dynasty XVIII)

Amarna

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s13227.jpg (5769 bytes) Nurse with a royal baby in room alfa of the royal tomb (Dynasty XVIII)
s13241.jpg (4164 bytes) Text accompanying the princess Meretaton (Dynasty XVIII)
s13234.jpg (2878 bytes) Deceased princess in room gamma of the royal tomb (Dynasty XVIII)
s13243.jpg (3979 bytes) One of the mourning princesses in room gamma of the royal tomb (Dynasty XVIII)

Aswan

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s0006.jpg (5822 bytes) Painting from the tomb of Sarenput II at Qubbet el-Hawa (Dynasty XII)

Ca´ro: Museum

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s0025.jpg (3508 bytes) Head of Nefertiti (Dynasty XVIII)
s0026.jpg (4310 bytes) The head of Nofret, wife to Rahotep; both statues were found at Meidum (Dynasty IV)
s0027.jpg (3749 bytes) Ostracon with some artist's scetches (most probably New Kingdom)
s0028.jpg (3703 bytes) Small relief with offering scene (Old Kingdom)
s0029.jpg (2803 bytes) Statue of the goddess Selket, protecting the canopic chest of tutankhamun (Dynasty XVIII)
s0030.jpg (4480 bytes) One of the many jewels of Tutankhamun; a pectoral representing a vulture goddess (Dynasty XVIII)

Dakka

s0014.jpg (2859 bytes) Inscription at the temple of Dakka in Nubia

Deir el Bersha

s13306.jpg (3956 bytes) The tomb of Djehutyhotep
s13313.jpg (3624 bytes) The tomb of Djehutyhotep
s13318.jpg (2493 bytes) The tomb of Djehutyhotep; the dragging of the colossus
s13334.jpg (4293 bytes) The tomb of Djehutyhotep; detail of the dragging of the colossus
s13338.jpg (3869 bytes) The standard of the Hare nome

Dendera

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s0015.jpg (4843 bytes) The Hathor-columns of the main temple (Ptolemaic Period)

Esna

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s7884.jpg (3201 bytes) The pharaoh with a goddess (Roman Period)
s7886.jpg (3288 bytes) The columns in the sanctuary (Roman Period)
s7895.jpg (3267 bytes) The columns in the sanctuary (Roman Period)
s7904.jpg (3283 bytes) The columns in the sanctuary (Roman Period)

Karnak

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s0022.jpg (2548 bytes) Colossal statue of Ramses II in the forecourt of the great Amun temple; the statue was usurped by Pinodjem (Dynasty XIX)
s0023.jpg (4161 bytes) The white chapel of Sesostris I in the open air museum (Dynasty XII)
s0032.jpg (3681 bytes) The temple of Khonsu; a view to the inner sanctuary
s0033.jpg (3856 bytes) The open court in the temple of Khonsu
s0034.jpg (3499 bytes) The pharaoh mounting his war chariot (Dynasty XIX - XX)
s0035.jpg (2622 bytes) A goddess embracing the pharaoh on one of the small chapels
s0038.jpg (3142 bytes) The pharaoh performing rituals before the gods at the small temple of the god Ptah
s0039.jpg (3539 bytes) The goddess Sekhmet, a statue in the temple of Mut (New Kingdom)

Luxor: Museum

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s0041.jpg (1836 bytes) Ka-statue of Amenhotep III, found in the Luxor cachette (Dynasty XVIII)
s0043.jpg (3344 bytes) Block statue showing a sistrum; it is mounted by two crocodiles
s0042.jpg (2834 bytes) The god Atum (Dynasty XVIII)
s0045.jpg (3068 bytes) The goddess Hathor (New Kingdom)
s0044.jpg (2965 bytes) Sistrophore statue of a man
s0046.jpg (3230 bytes) Relief showing the interior of an Egyptian house

Luxor: Temple

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s0024.jpg (4740 bytes) The colonnade in the Amun temple of Luxor. It was built by Amenhotep III; the walls surrounding the colonnade were decorated by Tutankhamun and represent the Opet festival (Dynasty XVIII)
s0036.jpg (3680 bytes) The colonnade in the Amun temple; view to the entrance of the temple (Dynasty XVIII)

Luxor: West Bank

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s0021.jpg (2897 bytes) Relief from the tomb of Ramose, living under the reigns of Amenhotep III and Akhnaton (Dynasty XVIII)
s0020.jpg (3837 bytes) One of the capitals at the small chapel of Hathor, next to the funerary temple of Hatshepsut in Deir el-Bahari (Dynasty XVIII)
s0031.jpg (4316 bytes) Amunherkhopeshef, the son of Ramses III (Dynasty XX)
s0037.jpg (3426 bytes) Amun-Re in the solar bark, a scene in the tomb of Merneptah (Dynasty XIX)
s0049.jpg (3468 bytes) The akheru-lion in the tomb of Inherkhau at Deir el-Medina (Dynasty XX)
s0048.jpg (3173 bytes) The deceased Inherkhau in a bark with several divinities (Dynasty XX)
s0050.jpg (3419 bytes) The sem-priest performing rituals in the tomb of Inherkhau (Dynasty XX)

Meidum

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s0016.jpg (2758 bytes) One of the geese of Meidum, now a major piece in the museum of Ca´ro

Meir

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s13431.jpg (2033 bytes) View of the tombs
s13456.jpg (2917 bytes) Desert dweller in the tomb of Ukhhotep, son of Senbi
s13495.jpg (3409 bytes) Helmsman on a boat in the tomb of Niankh-Pepi and Pepi-ankh
s13506.jpg (3261 bytes) Offering bearing woman in the tomb of Ukhhotep III
s13511.jpg (4195 bytes) Seated woman in the tomb of Ukhhotep III

Medinet Habu

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s7576.jpg (3029 bytes) Moghdul entrance: exterior view (Dynasty XX)
s9893.jpg (3157 bytes) Moghdul entrance: interior view (Dynasty XX)
s11571.jpg (3846 bytes) Gate leading to the XVIII Dynasty temple of Djemeh
s7591.jpg (4137 bytes) Nekhbet protecting the cartouche of Ramesses III  (Dynasty XX)
s7608.jpg (3147 bytes) Decorated and painted columns  (Dynasty XX)
s9885.jpg (3100 bytes) Small temple of the God's wives of Amun  (Dynasty XXV - XXVI)
s11570.jpg (2460 bytes) Pylon of the mortuary temple of Ramesses III  (Dynasty XX)
s7615.jpg (3087 bytes) Decoration representing a golden vase in the temple of Ramesses III   (Dynasty XX)

New Kalabsha

s0010.jpg (3668 bytes) The statues in the vestibule of the temple of Beit al-Wali; Ramses II between the god Khnum and the goddess Anukis (Dynasty XIX)
s0018.jpg (4235 bytes) The small kiosk of Qertassi (Ptolemaic Period)
s0019.jpg (4155 bytes) A capital of one of the columns of the kiosk of Qertassi (Ptolemaic Period)

Serabit el Khadim

s0051.jpg (3226 bytes) One of the many graffiti representing a boat near the temple of Serabit el Khadim
s0052.jpg (4941 bytes) The temple of Serabit el Khadim; a stelae with the name and titulature of the goddess Hathor

Shenhur

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s0040.jpg (2753 bytes) The temple of Shenhur (Roman Period)
s0047.jpg (3680 bytes) Inside the temple of Shenhur (Roman Period)

Speos Artemidos

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s9684.jpg (3964 bytes) One of the reliefss inside the temple (New Kingdom)
s9693.jpg (3236 bytes) The temple, dedicated to the goddess Pakhet (New Kingdom)

Tehneh el Gebel

s13181.jpg (3857 bytes) Statue of Nika-ankh I and his wife
s13183.jpg (3223 bytes) Offering list in the tomb of Nika-Ankh I
s13184.jpg (2556 bytes) Relief representing the catching of a bull in the tomb of Nika-ankh I

Tuna el Gebel

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s13342.jpg (4050 bytes) Relief of an unnamed pharaoh before the god Toth in the catacombs
s13367.jpg (5187 bytes) Petosiris offering to the god Toth (Ptolemaic Period)
s13378.jpg (2071 bytes) Harvest scene in the tomb of Petosiris (Ptolemaic Period)
s13379.jpg (3246 bytes) Scene with ploughing in the tomb of Petosiris (Ptolemaic Period)
s13380.jpg (3046 bytes) Scene with metal workers in the tomb of Petosiris (Ptolemaic Period)
s13398.jpg (2907 bytes) Scene with the pressing of the wine in the tomb of Petosiris (Ptolemaic Period)
s13400.jpg (2910 bytes) Harvest scene in the tomb of Petosiris (Ptolemaic Period)
s13403.jpg (2442 bytes) Harvest scene in the tomb of Petosiris (Ptolemaic Period)

Wadi es Seboua

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s0017.jpg (2765 bytes) One of the sphinxes guarding the entrance of the temple of Ramses II at Wadi es Seboua in Nubia (Dynasty XIX)

Wadi Hammamat

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s9795.jpg (2404 bytes) Wadi Hammamat contains a lot of graffiti from different periods. The photo gives a view of at least five different ones
s9800.jpg (4995 bytes) A dedication to Amun-Re, lord of Karnak
s9801.jpg (3248 bytes) A dedication to Amun-Min, together with a ram and a baboon

Zawiat el Amwat

s13169.jpg (1856 bytes) The layered pyramid (Old Kingdom)
s13178.jpg (2554 bytes) A gate in the enclosure wall of the Late period city

All photos were made by Michel Malfliet and can only be repoduced with permission.