Pin Malaysia. 1972 Summer XX. Olympic Games Munich. The 1972 Summer XX. Olympic Games were held in Munich from 26 August to 11 September 1972. The sailing competitions were held in Kiel-Schilksee; the competitions in the… Read More
Antique. Table Decoration. Europe. Giant seashell, engraved silver mounted. XVII century. Baroque period. Europe. Caracol gigantesco, montado en plata cincelada. Siglo XVII. From the book: Galería del Arte Decorativo: Enciclopedia Universal de Trajes, Armas, Muebles, Arquitectura,… Read More
PLATE XI. 1, 4, 6, 7, are from Tombs at Thebes, and are further examples of the Rope Ornament given in the last Plate. Nos. 2 and 3 are varieties of arrangements of Stars, very… Read More
PLATE X. 1-5. From Mummy-cases in the Louvre, of a late period. Geometrical arrangements of the single Lotus-leaf. 6. From a Tomb at Thebes. Each circle is formed of four Lotus flowers and four Buds,… Read More
PLATE IX. The Ornaments on this Plate are taken from Paintings on Tombs in various parts of Egypt, from original Drawings. They are chiefly patterns that could be produced by the loom, and a single… Read More
Ornaments and decoration from Egyptian Mummy cases.
PLATE VII. 1. Ornament on the top of the Walls of a Tomb at Benihassan. 2. Ditto, ditto. 3. Ditto, from Karnac, Thebes.