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Framed Pictures, Canvas Prints
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Predynastic Gallery

Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 41 pictures in our Predynastic collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


The central part of the obverse of the Narmer Palette which commemorates the victories Featured Print

The central part of the obverse of the Narmer Palette which commemorates the victories

The central part of the obverse of the Narmer Palette which commemorates the victories of King Narmer identified as King Menes, the unifier of Upper and Lower Egypt. The intertwined necks of two beasts held on leashes represent the two rival halves of the land now subdued and held at bay. Country of Origin: Egypt. Culture: Ancient Egyptian. Date/Period: 1st dynasty, c.3100-2890 BC. Place of Origin: Nekhen ( Hierakonpolis ). Material Size: greywacke, h=63, w=42cms. Credit Line: Werner Forman Archive/ Egyptian Museum, Cairo . Location: 35

© Werner Forman Archive / Heritage-Images

Statuette known as MacGregor Man, after the Rev Featured Print

Statuette known as MacGregor Man, after the Rev

Statuette known as MacGregor Man, after the Rev. William MacGregor in whose collection it was until 1922. The makers of early Predynastic sculptures knew as yet none of the conventions of later Egyptian art. This results in the curiously un-Egyptian impression their creations exert. Country of Origin: Egypt. Culture: Ancient Egyptian. Date/Period: Predynastic c. 3250 BC. Place of Origin: Said to come from Naqada. Material Size: Basalt H:39cm. Credit Line: Werner Forman Archive/ Ashmolean Museum, Oxford . Location: 35

© Werner Forman Archive / Heritage-Images

Two fragments of the Battlefield Palette, Ancient Egyptian, late Predynastic period, c3050 BC Featured Print

Two fragments of the Battlefield Palette, Ancient Egyptian, late Predynastic period, c3050 BC

Two fragments of the Battlefield Palette, Ancient Egyptian, late Predynastic period, c3050 BC. Probably from Abydos, carved from siltstone. Obverse. The upper section shows standards of deities, with human hands, escorting bound captives. Beside this is a bordered circular depression where eye-paint was ground. The lower section shows the king as a lion and vultures preying on bodies after battle. From the British Museum, London and the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford

© Werner Forman Archive/ British Museum, London and Ashmolean / Heritage-Images