The Ancient Egyptians

 

Original pottery, jewellery, a coin and an ancient hand axe illustrate the early settlement of the Nile valley, Egypt's often violent relationship with neighbouring Kush and everyday life and ritual in Ptolomaic Egypt.

 

Contents of Godalming Museum’s
Ancient Egyptian school loan box


Objects

Palaeolithic hand axe

Anubis amulet

Base of a bread cone

Dish

Small flask

Jug with strainer

Double-wick lamp

Large sherd of Kerma pottery

Small sherd of Kerma pottery

Sherd of blue faience

String of beads

Single faience bead

Coin of Ptolemy VI

 

Books

Eyewitness: Ancient Egypt

Egyptian Things to make and do

Stories from Ancient Egypt

Usborne Young Reading: Tutankhamun

The Danger Zone: Avoid Becoming an Egyptian Pyramid Builder 

 

Detailed teaching notes are provided click here for a PDF.

 

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