Another type of old art that I love is any type of ornamentation. It could be on a cieling, or in an old manuscript, or even carved into an original piece of jewelry. What I am showing on this lens is a series of illustrations from a French set of.
The Pyramid complex of Userkaf was built c. 2490 for the pharaoh Userkaf (reign BC), founder of the dynasty of Egypt (c. It is located in the pyramid field at Saqqara, on the north-east of the Step pyramid of Djoser (reigned ca.
A sundial dating to the century B. and considered one of the oldest Egyptian sundials, was discovered in Egypt's Valley of the Kings, the burial place of rulers from Egypt's New Kingdom period (around 1550 B. to 1070 B.