Exposición "Mayas, el lenguaje de la belleza" a 500 años del encuentro de mundos • NeoMexicanismos
"Mayas, el lenguaje de la belleza. Miradas entrecruzadas" es la muestra que conmemora los 500 años desde el primer contacto del encuentro de mundos.
Palenque Part 2: Pakal the Great and the City of Snakes
Bust of Pakal the Great, found at Palenque. The photos in this posting include some I took at the Palenque ruins, some at the Palenque museum, and a few from the great National Museum of Anthropology of Chapultepec Park in Mexico City. In this second of my 2-part series on Palenque, I will focus on the Maya city's greatest ruler, as well as some of the the wonderful architecture he and his sons caused to be built. The civilizations of the Olmecs and Teotihuacan, both of which have been shown…
The Royal Women of Amarna Images of Beauty From Ancient Egypt
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Head of King Amenemhat III
Head of King Amenemhat IIIRealistic style portrait of king Amenemhat III, wearing the Hedjet White Crown of Upper Egypt, made out of greywacke. Middle Kingdom, 12th Dynasty, reign of Amenemhat III,...
Head of Wesirwer, Priest of Montu
Head of Wesirwer, Priest of MontuThe fragmentary inscription on the dorsal pillar of this head contains a rebus that reveals the owner’s name—Wesirwer (“Osiris Is Great”)—and part of his title. An...