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Turquoise in ancient Egypt : concept and role / Ahmed Mohamed Ali Mansour.

By: Mansour, Ahmed Mohamed Ali
Series: BAR international series ; 2602Publisher: Oxford : Archaeopress, 2014.Description: ix, 115 p. : ill., maps ; 30 cm.ISBN: 9781407312347; 1407312340Subject(s): Turquoise -- Egypt -- History -- To 1500
Contents:
Introduction and methodology -- Preface: Linguistic and phraseological study of turquoise -- Turquoise mining operations -- Religious role and daily life use of turquoise in ancient Egypt -- Hathor Lady of Turquoise -- Conclusion.
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Egypt and Sudan Series SERIES: BAR 2602 (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available 54063000237613

Includes bibliography (p. 103-111) and indexes.

Introduction and methodology -- Preface: Linguistic and phraseological study of turquoise -- Turquoise mining operations -- Religious role and daily life use of turquoise in ancient Egypt -- Hathor Lady of Turquoise -- Conclusion.

AESJA14, AES2014