Gifts of the Nile, Ancient Egyptian Faience
Publisher & Date
Thames and Hudson, 1998
This RISD Museum publication is the first in-depth American study of faience, a non-clay ceramic material with a glistening surface and vibrant color. Five essays and individual object entries by top scholars illuminate the subject. Features more than 200 small-scale masterpieces, spanning 3,000 years of ancient Egyptian history.