Ancient Egyptian Furniture

Ancient Egyptian furniture is quite a spectacle. Decked out in stunning gold and black coloration, most pieces were inspired through animals and power to collaborate the pieces.

Stools began to show new forms such as the “x”-shape which was a trend of the time. Stools were also commonly crafted to resemble animal form.

 

 

 

 

Chairs normally were built-in and carved out of stone from existing structures. However, the chair had to be the best way to know who was higher up in society. The most elaborate, highest seated chairs belonged to the pharaohs and their company. Gold was a guaranteed quality of these pieces of furniture.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Another royal piece of furniture is the bed. (Hard to believe only the wealthy had them back then- I cannot go a day without mine.) These were rare, extremely ornamental, elaborate and quite uncomfortable.

 

 

 

 

 

 

The most common piece of furniture is the table. Anything and everything used a table and they took advantage (mainly storage) 🙂

Thanks for reading,
designergirlee

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s