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Decorative patterns of the ancient world for craftsmen.

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Published by Dover Publications in New York .
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Reprint of the 1930 ed. published by the British School of Archaeology in Egypt, London, under title: Decorative patterns of the ancient world.

LC ClassificationsNK1180 .P4 1974
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p., lxxxviii p. of illus.
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5432585M
ISBN 100486229866
LC Control Number73079745

Ancient Egyptian craftsmen lived a well-off life. They could make a name for themselves and be richer than others or they could have a harder time to get a living to support their family, depending on their skills and how well-known they were to fetch more money. Their art was beautiful, ancient and little changed about it throughout the dynasties.

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