Paintings like those in the tomb-chapel of Nebamun contain a great deal of information about the lives and appearance of men and women of different classes. These objects show more ancient Egyptian women from different social groups, their roles and relationships and the activities they engaged in.
Drawing of a woman feeding her baby, and another woman looking in a mirrorSee more See more: https://www.google.com/culturalinstitute/beta/asset/limestone-ostrakon-showing-a-woman-suckling-a-child/swEERHgdLQBqaw
Statue of a husband and wifeSee more See more: https://www.google.com/culturalinstitute/beta/asset/limestone-statue-of-katep-and-hetepheres/ewHsiaXEh6cuTA
Queen Ahmose-Nefertari, wearing elaborate coloured garments and carrying royal symbolsSee more See more: https://www.google.com/culturalinstitute/beta/asset/fragment-of-painting-from-the-tomb-of-kynebu-ahmose-nefertari/fgE2goP6SM8ljg
Mummy portrait of a wealthy woman of the Roman period, wearing expensive clothes and jewellerySee more See more: https://www.google.com/culturalinstitute/beta/asset/gilded-mummy-portrait-of-a-woman/qQGOTsfhbHvGHQ
Model of a female servant carrying a tray of meat and breadSee more See more: https://www.google.com/culturalinstitute/beta/asset/model-of-a-female-servant/iAGIlPWLIYoFxw
Will of a woman named NeskhonsuSee more See more: https://www.google.com/culturalinstitute/beta/asset/papyrus-with-the-will-of-neskhonsu/XgFZ6kS7FxZuSQ
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