Ancient Egyptian materials & industries.

by Lucas, A.

Publisher: E. Arnold in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 570 Downloads: 271
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Places:

  • Egypt
  • Subjects:

    • Industrial arts -- History.,
    • Egypt -- Antiquities.,
    • Egypt -- Civilization.
    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsT16 .L8 1948
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 570 p.
      Number of Pages570
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6044413M
      LC Control Number49001654
      OCLC/WorldCa881242

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Lucas. Second edition, revised. xii + (London: Edward Arnold and Co., ) 16s. net. This is the first systematic attempt to survey in detail the archaeological evidence for the crafts and craftsmanship of the Sumerians, Babylonians, and Assyrians in ancient Mesopotamia, covering the period ca.

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His publication The Arts and Crafts of Ancient Egypt made many of his findings accessible to a general audience, and was soon joined by Alfred Lucas' (–) classic volume Ancient Egyptian Materials and Industries (Lucas ). This set out the scientific evidence for identifying particular materials used by the Egyptians and discussed.Ancient Mesopotamian Materials and Industries.

The Archaeological Evidence. P. R. S. Moorey. This is the first systematic attempt to survey in detail the archaeological evidence for the crafts and craftsmanship of the Sumerians, Babylonians, and Assyrians in ancient Mesopotamia, covering the period ca.

– B.C.E. This is a study of the procurement and processing of raw materials employed by the ancient Egyptians over the five millennia of the Predynastic and Pharaonic periods (c.

BC). During this time, not only were there variations in the preferred materials for particular types of artefacts, but also gradual processes of technological change, and the industries of the Chalcolithic period Reviews: 3.