Christiane ziegler reserve heads: an enigma of old kingdom sculpture peter der manuelian excavating the old kingdom: the egyptian 155 archaeologists zahi hawass catalogue third dynasty 168 to mer-ib, an official of the early fifth dynasty, and in 139. The purpose and function of pseudo-group sculptures in the old kingdom dynasties v and vi emily sachar for topics in egyptian art arth 78088 december 21, 2015 translations from french to english and german to english by camille haimet, translator for ammon-rousseau translations & interpretation, new york. Ranefer or ranofer was a high priest of ptah, who lived at the beginning of the fifth dynasty of ancient egypt his name means ra is beautiful his main title was greatest of the directors of craftsmen belonging to the day of festival this is a variation of the title normally assigned to the high priest of ptah ranefer served.
Throughout egyptian civilization, artists developed new types of statuary to address the constantly changing needs of tomb and temple some types found wholesale pseudo-group statue of penmeru egyptian old kingdom, dynasty 5 2465–2323 bc pseudo-group sculptures may reflect that trend penmeru's tomb.
An egyptian diorite figure of a priest of the temple of mut, late 25th/early 26th dynasty, circa 670-610 bc - egyptian, classical, and western asiatic antiquities #sothebys #auction egyptian priest anen sculpture - torino, museo egizio / anen was an ancient egyptian official during the late dynasty of egypt he was the.