1 edition of Papyrus found in the catalog.
John J. Gaudet
Written in English
Offers an examination of the papyrus plant, looking at the important role it played in ancient Egyptian culture as a source of paper, as well as its unique properties that could help combat ecological and social problems in the modern world.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-294) and index.
|LC Classifications||QK495.C997 G38 2014|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xix, 300 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates|
|Number of Pages||300|
Brilliant and lovingly researched book about the papyrus plant and it's importance in the world. John Gaudet delves into all aspects of the plant from ecological to it's many uses throughout history. Particularly interesting was the plant's impact on ancient Egypt and the many ways it was depicted in the artwork/5. The Book of the Dead of the Goldworker of Amun, Sebekmose a New Kingdom papyrus dating measures 14″ in height and consists of 18 joined full sheets (each~16″ in width) and one partial sheet. The joins are easily identified in transmitted light as darker vertical lines due to the added opacity caused by the overlap.
This papyrus records two different spells. The upper text is a spell to obtain a beautiful singing voice. The petitioner is instructed to prepare special ink so as to inscribe a chalice with powerful signs. Next, the petitioner is told to procure a divination bowl and an offering, and recite a . Papyrus from the Book of the Dead of Nakht. British Museum London, United Kingdom. Nakht was a royal scribe and overseer of the army ('general') at the end of the Eighteenth Dynasty (about BC). His Book of the Dead is a beautifully illustrated r 15 of the Book of the Dead is a collection of hymns loosely associated with.
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We would like to show you a description here but the site won’t allow more. But papyrus-the-peacemaker is not what most readers associate with the plant; it is ancient Egypt, with which Gaudet begins his book. Noting its former range (little papyrus grows in modern Egypt), Gaudet ambles from properties of papyrus that underlie its usefulness to its ubiquitous depiction in pharaonic art and monumental architecture/5(57).
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