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Games, various, i. 192-207.
of single-stick, i. 206, 207.
Garlands or chaplets, i. 57, 79-81.
Geese, boxes in the form of, i. 161.
potted, ii. 185.
Glue, ii. 114, 115.
Goats browsing on vines after the
God, division of, into various attri-
spirit of, was Nef, Nû, Núm, or
or Goddess, with several names,
Gods of Egypt, i. 327, 328, 330, 331.
-, nature, i. 332, 333.
of different cities, i. 331, 332.
Goeffreying machine, ii. 92.
Gold-dust in bags, i. 148, 260, 261; ii.
Gold in Egypt and in Britain, and
workers, ii. 137, 138.
-, great use of, for ornaments, ii.
Gold, fetters of, in Ethiopia, ii. 155.
of Spain, ii. 240, 242.
and silver, relative value of, at
See Precious Metals, Wealth,
quantity of in ancient countries,
teeth stopped with, ii. 350.
of David and Solomon, ii. 243.
in Rome, ii. 244, 245.
before and after the discovery
Golden-calf ground and reduced to
mode of worshipping with
mosaics. See Mosaics.
ewer and basin, i. 76, 77.
Goose and beef much eaten, i. 66.
Grace before meals, i. 186.
of "seven plenteous years" laid
exported and belonging to Go-
with vaulted roofs, i. 31, 32.
stunning the crystals of, ii. 157.
imitation of, ii. 232.
walls cased with, ii. 292.
Greece, pictures of, ii., 278, 279.
in its infancy, when Egypt had
Greek temples traced from wooden
- lyres. See Lyres.
instruments, name of, i. 126.
- pictures in temples and galleries,
- pictures carried off to Rome, ii.
oldest paintings monochrome,
statues and bas-reliefs coloured,
colours, ii. 291.
taste, colour, form, and propor-
architecture at first simple, ii.
towns wanted lofty buildings, i.
Ionic, and Corinthian capitals,
and Egyptian temples of a dif-
architecture and bas-reliefs co-
--, vases of the, far superior to
did not copy natural objects for
copied from the "Barbarian"
knew but did not use the arch
considered music a necessary
indebted to Asia for stringed
instruments, i. 111.
long-haired, ii. 327.
Grove or Temenos. See explanation
of Frontispiece, List of woodcuts,
or Temenos, i. 409.
Guard at the gate of a camp, i. 407.
had no shield, i. 406.
Guards, royal, i. 337.
Guests, reception of, and arrival of,
Guests had flowers and wine brought
anointed on arriving, i. 78.
crowned with flowers, i. 78, 80.
at dinner sat on the ground, or
amused with music and danc-
Guilloche ornament, i. 19; ii. 290.
Kithára, Chitarra, i. 124, 129.
an instrument found at The bes
Gúsla of Montenegro, with one string,
Hair of women, ii. 335.
of children, i. 312; ii. 328. See
of men shaved, i. 312; ii. 327.
Halfeh or Poa grass, i. 57.
Hands cut off, as a return of the
clapping the, i. 89, 90, 92, 95,
Harness. See Chariot.
unknown to the Greeks, i. 111.
of various sizes, i. 110, 111.
of tortoiseshell, i. 87, 113.
shortening the strings of the, i.
had no pedals and no pole, i. 113.
in the hands of Deities, i. 113.
of the tomb of Remeses III.,
or reproduction on dissolution,
Harvest home, i. 282.
Hatchet, or axe, i. 361, 362, 419; ii.
Hatching eggs artificially, ii. 170.
the modern oven for, ii. 170-
cut off first, i. 170, 263.
placed on altars and taken to the
said by Herodotus not to have
-, imprecations on the, as on the
Heads of Egyptians, hard, ii. 328.
Hearse of the dead, ii. 368, 373, 375.
Heliopolis, wine not taken into the
Re, the Sun, was the God of, i.
Mnevis, the sacred bull of, i.
said to have been founded by
with crest, from Asia, i. 366.
Henneh, ii. 345.
Heracleopolis, i. 243.
Hermæ of Greece not the origin of
Hermes, books of, i. 274; ii. 251. See
or Mercury, ii. 228. See Thoth.
Hieraphori, bearers of standards,
Horns for instruments, i. 105.
Horses exported from Egypt, i. 386.
of Egypt esteemed, i. 234.
the child, or Harpocrates, i. 256,
Houses, plans of, i. 11, 12.
-, they slept in summer on the
small, i. 13.
large, 20, 24, 27, 29.
at Karnak, i. 14.
remains of, i. 11.
of crude brick, i. 6.
of priests, luxurious, i. 7, 322.
caught, i. 213, 224.
apparently not eaten, i. 224.
Hyrax, or Wabber, i. 228, 247.
Jackal, i. 227, 246.
Javelin lighter than the spear, i. 355.
Ibex, i. 227, 247.
Ibis, two kinds of, sacred, i. 251.
shoulder of an, broken and set,
Ichneumon, i. 227, 229, 246.
destroys serpents and the eggs
Jerusalem, temple of, pillaged, i. 308,
Jewels of silver and gold, &c., i. 146;
Jewish music, i. 94, 95.
musicians, numerous, i. 96.
Jews, features of the, ii. 197.
included among Syrians by the
anointed the king, i. 275.
offered, i. 324.
offered to the dead, ii. 358.
India, resemblance of the religions
arrival of the Hindoos in, i.
aborigines of Scythian origin in,
trade with, ii. 134, 234, 235, 237.
Indigo used by the Egyptians, ii. 78,
Infantry, heavy and light, i. 386, 387.
fabulous, i. 255.
with a neck for shortening the
with three strings, i. 84.
to which they danced, i. 133.
triangular, i. 118, 119, 126.
of jingling sound, i. 89, 92, 93, 119.
found at Thebes not unlike a
guitar, i. 125.
of one string, i. 125.
Interest not allowed to increase be-
Intestines of the dead, how buried,
Inventions, few represented, ii. 320.
Investiture to office, i. 275, 282, 283.
kept out from certain crops, ii.
subsiding of the, ii. 11.
the land dries quickly after the,