A Comparison Of Hair And Myth In Ancient Egyptian Art

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From every drawing and sculpture made in ancient Egypt we can certainly detect their pride in their appearance, clothing, jewellery’s and make-up of the pharaoh’s similar to their gods. Unlike their plain clothing their jewellery was colourful and highly detailed, made from copper, gold, silver, electrum (gold and silver mix), bones, shells, clay beads and colourful rocks. Carmella van Vleet wrote in the book of the ‘Great ancient Egypt project’ that “both men and women wore lots of jewellery, and the most popular piece was Usekh collar” this is a large collar covering wearers from the bottom of their neck to the middle of their chest. And is present almost in every art work from ancient
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