Figures of ancient Egyptian people and animals carved into a cave wall. The cave in which this carving is located is not specified, but it is one of the many located at the base of the Jabal al-Ṭārif cliff. From a Sixth Dynasty tomb.
Christian art and symbolism; Coptic church; Coptic church buildings; Naj' Ḥammādī (Egypt)
An inner wall of an Egyptian church is covered with various paintings. Centered and almost hidden behind a chandelier is a copy of da Vinci's "Last Supper." Other paintings represent the likenesses of Jesus, priests, and horsemen. A curtain is...
Robinson, James McConkey, 1924-; Rāghib Andarāwus al-Qiss 'Abd al-Sayyid; Portraits, Group
Rāghib Andarāwus al-Qiss 'Abd al-Sayyid narrating the story to James M. Robinson. Rāghib Andarāwus al-Qiss 'Abd al-Sayyid is an Egyptian historian known for first sending the Nag Hammadi codices to the Coptic Museum in Cairo.