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To download anything on this page - you should right click your mouse then choose either 'save picture as' or 'save target as' (in the case of music files) and save to your perferred PC location (i.e. Desktop). In the case of Egyptian Signatures, highlight, right click, choose copy and then paste into a text program. Please be sure to read our Terms and Conditions before making use of the content of this website.
On this page you will find the common signs and
symbols used by the artisans and scribes of the temples. All for you to make free use of.
Depending upon which book you are referring to, you will find there are various hieroglyphs for different letters- sometimes even two or three examples.
Below we have given, what we consider, to the most popular used.
Now available: Eternal River CD
Ancient Egyptian Inspired Music. Artist: Steven Wood
Free Demo available
Ancient Egyptian Music: Several examples of ancient Egyptian instruments survive and there is some proof that notation may have been used in later periods, but the evidence is very thin on the ground. Many tomb scenes show instruments being played and it appears that music played an important part in Egyptian life, as it does in most cultures, past and present.
ANCIENT EGYPT - SEAMLESS BACKGROUNDS
ANCIENT EGYPT - BARS
ANCIENT EGYPT - PANELS
PHOTO LIST: (from top, left to right) Felucca on the River Nile, Karnak Temple, Hatshepsut's Obelisk,
Komombo Temple, Statue of Ramses and column at Karnak Temple
ANCIENT EGYPT SETS
Pharaonic Royal Purple, and Lotus Flower designs.
Below are some of the Ancient Egyptian quotes that are used on various pages of Ancientnile. Most e-mail programmes have signature tabs so you can save your message for automatic use.
800x600 EGYPTIAN WALLPAPERS
To download historical background; left click then, once picture has loaded, right click and select 'set as wallpaper'.
FOR WINDOWS: Self extracting .exe File. / Suitable for 800x600 screen size or larger.
COMPATIBILITY: 95, 98, NT 4, 2000 and XP / Uninstall facility included.
Sorry, not suitable for Mac :(
TRANSITIONING EFFECT: Pharaoh Ramses II
An image of Ramses the Great zoom forward, filling the screen, leaving trails
and changing direction.
MUSIC: Yes. Original 'Praise to Amun' (Approximately 1 minute)
This Egyptian screen saver is self-extracting and will be installed
onto your computer without any complicated procedures. When you click
on the download it will automatically open and prompt you to install.