The Illustrated Guide to the Luxor Museum of Ancient Art and the Nubia Museum of Aswan: With the Luxor Mummification Museum and the Kom Ombo Crocodile by Janice KamrinThe Illustrated Guide to the Luxor Museum of Ancient Art and the Nubia Museum of Aswan: With the Luxor Mummification Museum and the Kom Ombo Crocodile by Janice Kamrin

The Illustrated Guide to the Luxor Museum of Ancient Art and the Nubia Museum of Aswan: With the…

byJanice Kamrin

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A full-color guide to the most spectacular museums of Upper Egypt.Through its beautifully designed display of carefully selected masterpieces found in the area of ancient Thebes, the Luxor Museum of Ancient Art illuminates the golden age of pharaonic Egypt. The Nubia Museum in Aswan houses artifacts illustrating the rich heritage and history of Nubia, from theprehistoric era to modern times.Richly illustrated with spectacular color photographs, this book informs the reader about the cultures that created the objects on display in both museums, with detailed descriptions of selected pieces. Also included are brief overviews of two other museums in the south of Egypt: the MummificationMuseum in Luxor and the Crocodile Museum in Kom Ombo.
Janice Kamrin is director of the Egyptian Museum Database and Registrar Training Projects for the American Research Center in Egypt, and serves as an Egyptological consultant to Dr. Zahi Hawass, Secretary General of the SCA. She is the author of Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphs: A Practical Guide (AUC Press, 2005).
Title:The Illustrated Guide to the Luxor Museum of Ancient Art and the Nubia Museum of Aswan: With the…Format:HardcoverDimensions:308 pages, 8.66 × 5.12 × 0.1 inPublished:December 31, 2020Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:9774163443

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