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By Andre J. Veldmeijer, Salima Ikram

The current paintings is the results of the 1st foreign Chariot convention, together organised via the Netherlands-Flemish Institute in Cairo (NVIC) and the yankee collage in Cairo (AUC) (30 November to two December 2012). The purpose of the convention was once to make a wide evaluate of the present nation of data approximately chariots in Egypt and the close to East, and to supply a discussion board for discussion.
A wide array of papers are incorporated, starting from overviews to extra particular stories targeting a selected subject. those comprise philology, iconography, archaeology, engineering, heritage, and conservation. The ebook is of curiosity to students in addition to somebody with an curiosity in historic know-how, transportation, or warfare.

Dr. André J. Veldmeijer is Assistant Director for Egyptology of the Netherlands-Flemish Institute in Cairo and has labored as archaeologist in Egypt on account that 1995 as professional in, between others, leatherwork and sneakers. He (co-) directs a number of tasks, equivalent to the traditional Egyptian Leatherwork undertaking, inclusive of the Egyptian Museum Chariot venture, and the Tutankhamun Sticks & Staves venture. He has released broadly, either scientifically as popular.

Dr. Salima Ikram is Professor of Egyptology on the American collage in Cairo, and has labored as an archaeologist in Egypt considering 1986, directing the Animal Mummy undertaking, and co-directing the Predynastic Gallery venture, the Egyptian Museum Chariot venture, and the North Kharga Oasis Survey. Dr. Ikram has lectured and released broadly, either for kids and adults.

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Oxford, Griffith Institute. McLeod, W. 1982. Self Bows and Other Archery Tackle from the Tomb of Tutankhamun. – Oxford, Griffith Institute. Porter, B. & R. Moss. 1939. Topographical Bibliography of Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphic Texts, Reliefs and Paintings. VI. Upper Egypt: Chief Temples (Excluding Thebes). – Oxford, Griffith Institute. Porter, B. & R. Moss. 1962. Topographical Bib- 43 VEHICLE OF THE SUN: THE ROYAL CHARIOT IN THE NEW KINGDOM Amy M. Calvert INTRODUCTION and regeneration. Relief evidence points to the use of the chariot as a mobile throne on the field of battle.

It is tempting to associate the two longer pairs with the four poles supporting the canopy frame, perhaps to be suspended by pins or pegs inserted into the holes piercing the poles below the lotiform ‘capitals’, mentioned above. The original placement of the shorter fifth strip is uncertain, although it is pierced at the top. OBJECTS PERHAPS ASSOCIATED WITH PAVILION AND CHARIOT Four Gilt Kneeling Captives ‘Dagger-Shaped Objects’ (Carter Archive, Index Card 122t, no Burton photos) (JE 61989G, 61990G, 61993E, 61994E; Carter Archive, cards 101n/122h, 120h; Burton photos p0534, p0534a, [note: Burton’s photos show two of these objects from opposite sides, but the label of the upper figure changes from 101n to 122n.

Topographical Bibliography of Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphic Texts, Reliefs and Paintings. I. The Theban Necropolis. Part II. Royal Tombs and Smaller Cemeteries. – Oxford, Griffith Institute. Porter, B. & R. Moss. 1974 [1931]. Topographical Bibliography of Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphic Texts, Reliefs and Paintings. III. Memphis. Part 1. Abu Rawash to Abusir. – Oxford, Clarendon Press. , 1908. The Tomb of Yuaa and Thuiu. Catalogue générale des antiquités Égyptiennes du Musée de Caire, Nos. 51001 -51191.

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