Cartouches sentence example
The Egyptian equivalents of six characters have been made out by the aid of bilingual cartouches.
On the finished columns raised panels depict Ay and his wife adoring cartouches.
This is of brick and stone, and emphasized by quoins with carved cartouches at the top.
The original walls of the north aisle were taken down and rebuilt, incorporating the cartouches mentioned in phase 5 (above ).
Four characters in traditional Japanese dress are depicted in large oval cartouches which wrap right round the shaft.Advertisement
Through frosted rococo cartouches she sings about the virtues of true love accompanied by miniature animated sequences.
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On the lintel, Meryra kneels to adore the cartouches of the Aten, King and Queen (now defaced ).
This is the sign of coiled rope surrounding all the cartouches of the Pharaohs and is considered powerfully protective.
The late origin of these representations was established by the detection upon them of the cartouches of Tiberius and Nero.Advertisement
Her cartouches began to be defaced or her monuments hidden up by other buildings, and the same rage pursued some of her most faithful servants in their tombs.
These acts of vandalism took place throughout Egypt, but in the distant mines of Sinai the cartouches of Hatshepsut are untouched.
The coarse cutting of his cartouches contrasts with the splendid finish of the Middle Kingdom work which they disfigure.
The Tanite line of kings generally had the overlordship of the high priests of Thebes; the descendants of Hrihor, however, sometimes by marriage with princesses of the other line, could assume cartouches and royal titles, and in some cases perhaps ruled the whole of Egypt.
Such "cartouches" are used for titles, &c,, on engravings of maps, plans, and the like.Advertisement
Examples of it in later times are preserved in the royal cartouches, for here the monumental style demanded special consciseness.