Egypt Photos 2: Aswan and Kom Ombo
Temple of Isis, Philae, Aswan
Ptolemaic period (late in Egyptian history)
Unfinished Obelisk, Aswan granite quarry
The gigantic obelisk (New Kingdom) was abandoned when a crack appeared in it.
A mummy we found in a pile of dirt and pottery shards on Elephantine Island, Aswan.
Bones, wrapped in linen cloth.
Spice shop in the Aswan market
Camel and White Egret, Aswan West Bank
Nubian Village, Aswan West Bank
Temple of Sobek and Horus at Kom Ombo
Ptolemaic Period. (Sobek was the crocodile god).
Hieroglyph for giving birth, Kom Ombo
Temple of Hatshepsut, West Bank of Luxor
Colossi of Memnon, Luxor West Bank
- actually huge statues of Amenhotep III
at the front of his now-ruined mortuary temple.