The team of divers were very careful when removing these ancient statues and bringing them to the surface.

Heracleion Photos: Lost Egyptian City Revealed After Years Under Sea. The ruins of the lost city were found 30 feet under the surface of the Mediterranean Sea in Aboukir Bay, near Alexandria.

Bastet (Image found online)

Limestone Cat Statue Ancient Egypt, Dynasty BC Brown limestone seated cat, with a smaller cat seated in the front, on a base with hieroglyphs. Cats were sacred to the ancient Egyptians because of their hostility towards snakes.

A colossal statue of red granite (5.4 m) representing the god Hapi, which decorated the temple of Heracleion. The god of the flooding of the Nile, symbol of abundance and fertility, has never before been discovered at such a large scale, which points to his importance for the Canopic region.

The lost city of Thonis-Heracleion, submerged off the coast of Alexandria, Egypt: Its legendary beginnings go back to as early as the century BC.

Egyptian coffin from tomb KV63, 1337-1334BC.  Museum of artifacts

Coffin F is one of three from an embalmer's cache from around the time of Tutankhamun, that shows faces with eyes shaped similarly to Queen Nefertiti's. Source: Heather Alexander for the Amenmesse Project)

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Okay, I’m sure some people out there knew the Easter Island statues had bodies, but I’m not going to pretend to be one of those people. My mind is kind of blown that I’m almost 40 and just now finding out that there are Easter Island statue bodies.

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Fotografías antiguas del Antiguo Egipto.

Discovery of the statue of Ramses II, 1930 Temple of Mut, Karnak Temple Complex, Egypt.

Kral Tutankhamun araba 1330 -1327 M.Ö. Mısır-Kahire Müzesi

Chariots were introduced to Egypt by the Hyksos, the "rulers of foreign countries" who dominated the Nile valley for over a century during the Second Intermediate Period - 1569 BCE) Their chariots were

Horus : le dieu faucon « celui qui est au-dessus » ou « celui qui est lointain ». incarne l’ordre et, tout comme pharaon, il est l’un des garants de l’harmonie universelle ; cependant ne faut pas réduire la théologie complexe des Égyptiens à une conception manichéenne car bien et mal sont des aspects complémentaires de la création, tous deux présents en toute divinité. Qu'il soit —faucon céleste, dieu créateur ou fils d’Osiris : c'est le dieu dynastique par excellence.

this is an example of the iconography of the Horus Falcon. this specific design was created by TigerHouseArt. it was titled Ancient Egyptian Falcon Art.

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