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                        595        

                                    Psamtik II, 3rd Pharaoh of the 26th Dynasty, reigned 595-589 B.C.E., The British Museum, London

                          594

                          593

                          592

                          591

                          590

                          589

                          588

                          587

                          586    

                                     Ankhenesneferibre, daughter of Psamtik II, ca. 586-525 B.C.E., International Museum of Nubia, Aswan (Photo: Jon Campana, 2004, Wikipedia)

                          585

                          584

                          583

                          582

                          581

                          580     

                                    Kouros, ca. 580 B.C.E., from Ptoon, Boeotia, National Archaeological Museum, Athens

                       575                 

                                    Apries, 4th Pharaoh of the 26th Dynasty, reigned 589-570 B.C.E., Location TBD (Photo: Keith Schengili-Roberts, 2007, Wikipedia)                             A Man, early 6th century B.C.E., found at Idalion, Cyprus, The British Museum, London (Photo: Museum Website)    


                                    A Bearded Youth, ca. early 6th century B.C.E., National Archaeological Museum of Athens, 1832

                         570   

                                    Amasis II, 5th Pharaoh of the 26th Dynasty, reigned 570-526 B.C.E., Altes Museum, Berlin                        Amasis II, 5th Pharaoh of the 26th Dynasty, reigned 570-526 B.C.E., The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore, MD

                        

                                    Amasis II Sphinx, 5th Pharaoh of the 26th Dynasty, reigned 570-526 B.C.E., Capitoline Museum, Rome                                      Moschophoros_or_Calfbearer_ca_570BCE__Athens_Acropolis_Museum_624_Photo-Marsyas_WKP_2005

                         560    

                                    An Attic Youth, ca. 560 B.C.E., found at Ateleusis (Pupil of Rampin Master) National Archaeological Museum, Athens, 61

                         559

                         558

                         557

                         556      

                                      Nabodinus, last king of Neo-Babylonian Empire, reigned 556-539 B.C.E., The British Museum, London (Photo: Jona Iendering, Wikipedia)

                         555

                         554

                         553

                         552

                         551

                         550       

                                      Cavalier from east of the Erechtheion, Acropolis, Athens, ca. 550 B.C.E., Musée du Louvre, Paris (Photo: Daniel Lebée et Carine Deambrosis, Louvre)                  Kouros, marble, ca. 550 BCE, from the Sacred Way at Didyma, The British Museum, GR 1874.7-25.1, Sculpture B283 (Photo: Pymouss, 2014, Wikipedia)

      549

      548

      547

      546

      545

                    Lyons Kore, wearing himation and chiton, ca. 540's BCE,  Musée des Beaux-Arts de Lyon,  H1993  (Photo: Jastrow, 2008,  Wikipedia)

      544

      543

      542

      541

      540

      530       

                   Head of Sphinx, ca. 540-520 B.C.E., Corinthian, Musée du Louvre, Paris, CA 657 (Photo: Museum Website)                                 

     525             

                   Piraeus Apollo, ca. 530-520 B.C.E., Archaeological Museum, Piraeus (Photo: Giovanni Dall'Orto, Wikipedia)                      


                   A Bearded Man, aka the Sabouroff Head, originally from Athens or Aegina, ca. 550-525 BCE, Altes Museum, Berlin

    520       

                                      Head of a Young Man, ca. 520 B.C.E., Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen             


                                      Kore, ca. 530-520, Acropolis Museum, Athens, Inv. 680                                Kore, ca. 525-520, Acropolis Museum, Athens, 682  (Photo: TBD)

                         510         

                                         An Etruscan Couple, ca. 520-510 B.C.E., Musée du Louvre, Paris     

                         500       

                                          A Persian Noblewoman from Persepolis, ca. 500 B.C.E., Archaeological Museum, Tehran   


                                          An Etruscan Woman, antefix from Cerveteri, ca. 500 B.C.E., The British Museum, London (Photo: Pax Vobiscum, 2010, Wikipedia)                   An Etruscan Woman, antefix, ca. 500 B.C.E., Musée du Louvre, Paris, CP 5164 (Photo: Hervé Lewandowski, 1990, Louvre)

                                               

                                                                 





   


 

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