Death-mask of Tutankhamun. I have had the privilege and personal the then again in when my mother and I actually went to Egypt for a excursion,including the Egyptian Museum. A truly remarkable and beautiful country.
Ankh- also known as key of life, the key of the Nile or crux ansata (Latin meaning "cross with a handle"), was the ancient Egyptian hieroglyphic character that read "life", a triliteral sign for the consonants. It represents the concept of eternal life.
One of the most beautiful statues of Ramses II - - is this one, carved from black granite, in the Museo Egizio – the Egyptian Museum of Turin. Here Ramses wears the so-called Blue Crown, the Khepresh, which first appeared early in Egypt’s Dynasty.