A colossal statue of Ramses II, in the Open-Air Museum at Memphis, Egypt. This statue is so huge that they left it on the ground and built the museum around it. We felt very small on the balcony surrounding it.
Hieroglyphs on Rameses Colossus in Memphis, Egypt. Was the ancient capital of Aneb-Hetch, the first nome of Lower Egypt. Its ruins are located near the town of Mit Rahina, south of Cairo. (by David Lewis)
Comb; Period: New Kingdom; Dynasty: Dynasty 18; Date: ca. 1550–1295 B.C.; Geography: Egypt, Memphite Region, Saqqara; includes the Serapeum, Teti Pyramid Cemetery, Tomb of Tjetji, Egyptian Antiquities Service 1920-1921; Medium: Wood Dimensions: L. 11 cm x 6.5 cm; Accession Number: 26.2.22