Culture/period: 18th Dynasty
Date: ca. 1350 B.C.
Findspot Found/Acquired: Tomb of Nebamun(Africa,Egypt,Upper Egypt,Tomb of Nebamun (Thebes))plaster.
Description: Fragment (one of three) of a polychrome tomb-painting divided into two registers: upper - six women seated at a banquet; lower - five musicians seated on the ground with remains of nine vertical registers of hieroglyphic text above.
Nice! A 1950’s vintage Eterna Automatic in Stainless steel with a spectacular, black dial and luminous, brown-colored, Luminous Arabic numerals. This guy also features a 17-jewel, automatic caliber 833 movement. (Store Inventory # 10983, listed at $1350, available for purchase online & in store.)
Albert Zimmermann - The Colossi of Memnon - before 1880
The Colossi of Memnon (Arabic: el-Colossat or es-Salamat) are two massive stone statues of the Pharaoh Amenhotep III, who reigned in Egypt during Dynasty XVIII. For the past 3,400 years (since 1350 BC), they have stood in the Theban Necropolis, located west of the River Nile from the modern city of Luxor.