Gifts of the Nile: Ancient Egyptian Arts and Crafts in Liverpool Museum by Piotr Bienkowski, Angela M. Tooley, Angela M. J. Tooley |, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Gifts of the Nile: Ancient Egyptian Arts and Crafts in Liverpool Museum

Gifts of the Nile: Ancient Egyptian Arts and Crafts in Liverpool Museum

by Piotr Bienkowski, Angela M. Tooley, Angela M. J. Tooley
     
 
The beautiful & extraordinary objects that have survived from Egypts ancient civilization have always excited awe & wonder. Buried in tombs, many were originally intended for everyday use, & they give us an amazing picture of the world of ancient Egyptians. The Egyptian antiquities in the collection of the Liverpool Museum in the U.K. are included here. Everyday

Overview

The beautiful & extraordinary objects that have survived from Egypts ancient civilization have always excited awe & wonder. Buried in tombs, many were originally intended for everyday use, & they give us an amazing picture of the world of ancient Egyptians. The Egyptian antiquities in the collection of the Liverpool Museum in the U.K. are included here. Everyday activities are depicted in models or wall paintings, along with gods & goddesses & images of the afterlife. Illustrated in full color throughout, with clear easy-to-read text & a comprehensive glossary, this is an ideal basic guide to the arts & crafts of ancient Egypt.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780112905387
Publisher:
HMSO
Publication date:
06/30/1996
Pages:
130
Product dimensions:
7.52(w) x 9.70(h) x 0.42(d)

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