Ancient Egyptian Materials and Industries
Fascinating, comprehensive text describes ancient Egypt's vast resources and the processes that incorporated them in daily life, including the use of animal products, building materials, cosmetics, perfumes and incense, fibers, glazed ware, glass, materials used in the mummification process, and much more..
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alabaster analysed ancient Egypt ancient Egyptian antimony Badarian beads bitumen blue body bronze Brunton Cairo Museum Caruncle Caton-Thompson cent century A.D. clay coffin colour connexion copper cornea d'Eg Deir Dynasty date Dynasty tomb early eastern desert Eighteenth Dynasty Elliot Smith embalming employed evidence examined Eyelids eyes faience Fayum Fifth Dynasty G. A. Reisner G. A. Wainwright Geol glass glaze gold gypsum H. E. Winlock Inst J. E. Quibell J. R. Harris Joum known Lexicographical Studies limestone Lucas malachite material mentioned metal Middle Kingdom Mond and O. H. mummy natron Nubia O. H. Myers objects painted papyrus period pigment pottery powder predynastic probably Pupil pyramid quarries quartz resin Roman Royal salt Saqqara silver Sinai specimens stone tomb of Tutankhamun Tut-ankh-Amen Tutankhamun Twelfth Dynasty vases W. B. Emery W. C. Hayes W. F. Hume W. M. F. Petrie Wadi Winlock wood