Geoffrey Killen's Ancient Egyptian Furniture Volume I: 4000 – 1300 BC PDF

By Geoffrey Killen

ISBN-10: 1785704818

ISBN-13: 9781785704819

This revised moment version examines the typical varieties of furnishings utilized in historic Egypt, a lot of which has been preserved by means of the dry Egyptian weather and has lengthy been well-known for the standard of its layout and building. the tale starts with the earliest identified items and ends with the magnificent discoveries from the 18th dynasty represented more often than not by means of the very good furnishings from the tomb of Tutankhamun. The perception which Dr Killen brings within the exact motives of the fabrics, innovations and designs of the grasp craftsmen of old Egypt, supplies this publication a different value. there's a catalogue of recognized items from museums all over the world, labeled by means of kind – beds, stools, chairs and tables – with special analyses of the fabrics, instruments and joinery. the sumptuous images and drawings illustrate every bit and technique.

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