Top Ten Second Intermediate Period Egyptian Artifacts

Top Ten Second Intermediate Period Egyptian Artifacts

       The Second Intermediate Period marks a period when Ancient Egypt fell into disarray for a second time, between the end of the Middle Kingdom and the start of the New Kingdom. It is best known as the period when the Hyksos made their appearance in Egypt and whose reign comprised the Fifteenth dynasties.

  1. The Statue of Ramesses II

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  2. Gilded Wooden Sarcophagus of Egyptian Queen Ahhotep I (16th Century BC)

    Ahhotep II was an Ancient Egyptian queen, and likely the Great Royal Wife of Pharaoh Kamose.
    Links: Top  Ten Sarcophagi, Top Ten Queenshttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ahhotep_II,
  3. Relief

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  4. Links: Artifacts, Top 100 African Artifacts, Top 100 Egyptian Artifactshttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Second_Intermediate_Period_of_Egypt, http://www.ancientegypt101.com/2009/05/second-intermediate-period.html,

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