Egyptian architecture

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Egyptian architecture

  1. 1. EGYPTIAN BUILDINGS THE BEGINNING OF ARCHITECTURE
  2. 2. COLUMNS
  3. 3. TEMPLE OF ISIS - 285BC
  4. 4. STONE FIGURES Also scattered throughout Egypt are stone figures. These figures could look like a tiger, a king, and eagle, or maybe even a mixture of both. Perhaps the best know stone figure of them all is the Sphinx. It is a figure of a kings head who is wearing the striped headcloth (nemes). His body is that of a lion.
  5. 5. TEMPLES
  6. 6. STATUES AND MONUMENTS Also scattered throughout Egypt are stone figures. These figures could look like a tiger, a king, and eagle, or maybe even a mixture of both. Perhaps the best know stone figure of them all is the Sphinx. It is a figure of a kings head who is wearing the striped headcloth (nemes). His body is that of a lion.
  7. 7. THEBES -Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut (18th Dynasty, B.C. 1490-1468
  8. 8. MODERN

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