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brief description of the principal monuments exhibited in the Egyptian Museum, Cairo

Georges Daressy

brief description of the principal monuments exhibited in the Egyptian Museum, Cairo

by Georges Daressy

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Published by Press of the French Institute of Oriental Archaeology in Cairo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Egypt
    • Subjects:
    • Matḥaf al-Miṣrī.,
    • Egypt -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby G. Daressy.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT59.C243 D37
      The Physical Object
      Pagination3 p.l., [iii]-xiv p. 1 l., 44 p. fold. plans.
      Number of Pages44
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6293610M
      LC Control Number33022741

      The Egyptian Museum was first built in Boulak. In , it was moved to Giza Palace of "Ismail Pasha" which housed the antiquities that were later moved to the present building. The Egyptian Museum is situated at Tahrir square in Cairo. Top Cairo Monuments & Statues: See reviews and photos of monuments & statues in Cairo, Egypt on Tripadvisor.

      Woman wearing sheathlike gown held up by shoulder straps, typical of Egyptian dress of the Old and Middle Kingdoms. Painted wood statue from the tomb of Meketre, Dayr al-Baḥrī, Egypt, 11th dynasty (– bc).In the Egyptian Museum, Cairo. Egyptian Museum in Cairo, Egypt information, tours, prices, booking. Egyptian Museum in Cairo, Egypt is one of the oldest museums in the world. In fact, the Egyptian Museum in Cairo has a long history which dates back to the It was when Mohamed Ali Pasha issued a decree to establish a museum for the antiquities.

      GUIDE TO THE Egyptian Museum, Cairo - $ GUIDE TO THE EGYPTIAN MUSEUM, CAIRO A Brief Description of the Principal Monuments: The Egyptian Museum, Cairo. Egyptian Antiquities Organization, Museums Service, pages. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Small paperback in good condition. Free 2nd Class P & P to UK. £ Airmail to Europe and Surface Mail . King Tut, king Tut Exhibit, king Tut Tomb, king Tutankhamun. the chief extant monument of Tutankhamun is the Colonnade of the Temple of Luxor, which he decorated with reliefs depicting the Opet festival, The treasures are housed at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo.


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[Matḥaf al-Miṣrī.; Hayʼat al-Āthār al-Miṣrīyah.; Todd A. Herring. Cairo’s Egyptian Museum houses the largest collection of Egyptian antiquities in the world. Somepieces are exhibited, and anot are held in storerooms. This book carries full-color illustrations of many of the masterpieces of ancient art in the museum from the decorated vases, flint knives, and palettes of the predynastic period, through the magnificent artifacts of 5/5(1).

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This was in fact the second time in ancient Egyptian history that a temple was dedicated to a queen. It has 7 sections which are 1 – Tutankhamon’s Treasures, 2 – Pre Dynasty and Old Kingdom Monuments, 3 - The first intermediate period and the Middle Kingdom monuments, 4 - Monuments of the Modern Kingdom, 5 - monuments of the late period and the Greek and Roman periods, 6 - Coins and Papyrus, 7 - Sarcophagi and Scarabs.

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