archaeology of egypt group the new kingdom n.
Download
Skip this Video
Download Presentation
Archaeology of Egypt Group: The New Kingdom

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 19

Archaeology of Egypt Group: The New Kingdom - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 116 Views
  • Uploaded on

Archaeology of Egypt Group: The New Kingdom. Group members: Linda, Annette, Gene, and William. 1.Understanding Egypt with Archaeological Finds of  Ancient Egypt. The Rosetta Stone. Rosetta Stone. - stone with writing on it - two languages  - three types of writing - carved in 196 B.C.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Archaeology of Egypt Group: The New Kingdom' - misty


Download Now An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
archaeology of egypt group the new kingdom

Archaeology of EgyptGroup: The New Kingdom

Group members: Linda, Annette, Gene, and William

the rosetta stone
The Rosetta Stone

Rosetta Stone

- stone with writing on it

- two languages 

- three types of writing

- carved in 196 B.C.

- found in 1799 at Rosetta

- located in British Museum

Credits to:jbparker

slide4

King Tutankhamun's (Tut's) Tomb

King Tut's Tomb

- undiscovered for 3,000 years

- in Valley of the Kings

- small compared to others

Credits to:MizieB

slide5

Great Pyramid of Giza

Pyramid of Giza

- one of the biggest pyramids in the world

- 450 feet high

- 756 feet long

- in Giza, Egypt

Credits to: Emily Whale

sphinxes

Sphinxes

Sphinx of Hatshepsut

- believed to protect Egypt

- Sphinx of Hatshepsut

- next to Pyramid of Giza

Credits to: dmalantic

obelisk

Obelisk in Karnak temple

Obelisk

- monuments

- written in hieroglyphics

Credits to: cheesy42

papyrus
Papyrus

Papyrus

- thick paper-like 

material

- made by pith of 

papyrus plant

Credits to: Ian W Scott

hieroglyphics
Hieroglyphics

Hieroglyphics on the wall in a Egyptian temple

- Egyptian writing 

system

- one of the world's 

first

writing systems

Credits to: Jamie Jermain

jewelry

Jewelry

Eye of Horus

- famous for amulets

- meant to protect the owner from evil khefts

- popular one is the Eye of Horus.

- another popular one is the head of Isis.

Credits to: suzuran2008

paintings

Paintings

Ancient Egyptian wall

- everywhere in Egypt

- in pharaoh's temple

- in pharaoh's tomb

Credits to:ggnyc

pyramids

Pyramids

Pyramid of Giza

- gigantic monument

- pharaohs buried inside

- famous one is Pyramid of Giza

Credits to:dustinkeirstead

slide15

Egyptian Entertainment

playing instruments

- music for Pharaoh

- hunt hippos with professionals

As found:here

slide16

Amulets

Ankh

- bring protection

- believed to bring

good luck

Credits to:pjen

slide17

Physical Appearances

Perfume and Cosmetics

- cosmetics

- perfume

- body oil

As found: here

bibliography
Bibliography

1. Irvin, Dr. Judith. The Ancient World. Florida: Holt McDougal, 

July 2001.

2. Tyldesley, Joyce. Egypt. New York: Weldon Owen Inc., 2007.

3. Dr. Stanley M. Burstein and Dr. Richard Shek. Ancient Civilizations Through the Renaissance. Florida: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, 2012.

4. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. 2000-2011 12/11/11 <http://www.metmuseum.org/>.

5. Kettering University. 2011 Kettering University. 12/11/11 <http://www.kettering.edu/>.