Author:Friedman, Florence Dunn (editor)


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Gifts of the Nile: Ancient Egyptian Faience

By: Friedman, Florence Dunn (editor)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Providence, Rhode Island, Museum of Art Rhode Island School of Design: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23426

ISBN: 0911517650

Condition: Fine

Beautiful book gently cared for. It's large with large photographs in color throughout. Book measures 9" x 12" and has 288 pages including index. Pages and page edges are white and bright and there's no spine crease and no names or writing. The only fault is a few light scratches to cover. This is an important book about Egyptian faience which was made of desert sand, gold, and semi-precious stones and is considered a magical substance. Over 200 photos pf fabulous objects from museums in the United States and Europe which contributed information as well as images toward this first interpretive... View more info