1900s vintage photo of one of the Colossi of Memnon (known to locals as el-Colossat, or es-Salamat) massive stone statues of Pharaoh Amenhotep III. For 3,400 years they have sat in the Theban necropolis, across the River Nile from the city of Luxor. Egypt
Ancient Egyptian painting from the Tomb of Menna, located in the Sheikh Abd el-Qurna district of the Maadi, opposite Luxor in Egypt. Menna was “Scribe of the Fields of the Lord of the Two Lands” probably during the reign of Thutmose IV during the 18th dynasty.