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Egyptian decorations and motifs on tombs and dresses.

Plate XI.  Egyptian decorations and motifs on tombs and dresses. 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 common on the ceilings both of [...]

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Paintings on walls of Egyptian tombs.

Plate X.  Paintings on walls of Egyptian tombs. 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, the intermediate star probably intended for four Lotus-leaves. [...]

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Paintings on Egyptian Tombs and Mummy cases.

Plate IX.  Paintings on Egyptian Tombs and Mummy cases. 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 glance will show that this is doubtless [...]

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Columns of the Temple of Luxor decorations.

Plate VI. Plate VI. Columns of the Temple of Luxor. Ancient Egyptian Ornaments and Decorations. PLATE VI. 1. Capital of the large Columns of the Temple of Luxor, Thebes, of the time of Amunoph III., 1250 B.C., according to Sharpe. It represents the [...]

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Ancient Egyptian decorations. Royal Head-dress, Insignia.

Plate V. Ancient Egyptian decorations. Royal Head-dress, Insignia. PLATE V. 1. Fan made of Feathers, inserted into a wooden Stem in the form of a Lotus. 2. Feathers from the Head-dress of the Horses of the Royal Chariots. 3. Another variety, from Abu-Simbel. […]

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