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IMAGE number
STF165488
Title
The gold mask, from the Treasure of Tutankhamun (c.1370-52 BC) c.1340 BC (gold) (see also 149421 & 162303)
Artist
Egyptian 18th Dynasty (c.1567-1320 BC) / Egyptian
Description
vulture's head, symbolizing sovereignity over Upper-Egypt; cobra, symbolizing sovereignity over lower Egypt; discovered in 1922 in the Valley of the Kings by Howard Carter;
Location
Egyptian National Museum, Cairo, Egypt
Medium
or
Date
1340 BC (C14th)
Credit
Bildarchiv Steffens / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
  • ancient
  • beard
  • egypt
  • headdress
  • male
  • mummy
  • new kingdom
  • rameside period
  • tutankhamen

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