Sitting portrait of the egyptian pharaoh named Khafra or Khafre (Greek Chephren); it was found in Mit Rahina and resides in the Egyptian Museum, in Cairo, Egypt. Fourth dynasty (between 2558 BC and 2532 BC) by JM Benito Alvarez
Another type of old art that I love is any type of ornamentation. It could be on a cieling, or in an old manuscript, or even carved into an original piece of jewelry. What I am showing on this lens is a series of illustrations from a French set of.
Black granite block with relief of Nebnefer,overseer of the treasury of the god Amon. Deposited in the temple of the crocodile- god Sobek. An elaborate rattle sacred to the cult of the goddess Hathor is carved on the front. Period of Amenhotep III