The Pyramid of Senwosret I

The Pyramid of Senwosret I

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Based on the Museum's records of excavations from 1906 to 1934 at the pyramid site of Lisht, revised and augmented by results of recent excavations (1985 to present). Further volumes are in preparation. -- Metropolitan Museum of Art website.This need not mean, as has been thought, that the art of writing was an importation from abroad; for, meager though the ... During the dynastic period the language was written either in the formal picture signs which we call a€œhieroglyphs a€ or, with cursive forms of the same signs, ... m, a€œowla€; a, t, a€œloaf of breada€), or as phonograms which were used to spell words containing sounds similar to the names of theanbsp;...

Title:The Pyramid of Senwosret I
Author:Dieter Arnold
Publisher:Metropolitan Museum of Art - 1988


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