Decorated Surfaces on Ancient Egyptian Objects: Technology,

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Over 300 Ancient Egypt related pictures and illustrations. The Great Pyramid of Khufu (also known as The Great Pyramid of Cheops, last of the seven wonders of the ancient world) was constructed in c. 2560 BCE with the pyramids of Khafre and Menkaure following in c. 2530 and c. 2510 BCE, respectively. The king wore very elaborately decorated sandals, and sometimes decorative gloves on his hands. The Egyptians grew various vegetables, which included onions, leeks, garlic, lettuce, cucumber, radishes, cabbage, and raphanus (a wild radish).

Pages: 157

Publisher: Archetype Books (March 16, 2011)

ISBN: 1904982573

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