Mechanical Engineering in Ancient Egypt, Part IV: Jewellery Industry (Bracelets)

  • Galal Ali Hassaan Cairo University, Egypt
Keywords: Mechanical engineering history, Ancient Egypt, jewellery industry, bracelets.


This is the 4th research paper in a series of papers aiming at investigating the history and development of mechanical engineering in Ancient Egypt. The paper presents the development of bracelets industry during the ancient Egypt history from predynastic to late period. Samples of their scenes and bracelet products are presented. The paper highlights the deterioration of the bracelets industry in the intermediate periods of the ancient Egypt history and the impact of the strongest dynasties on the quality and sophistication of it.

Author Biography

Galal Ali Hassaan, Cairo University, Egypt

Emeritus Professor

Mechanical Design & Production Department

Faculty of Engineering, Cairo University

How to Cite
G. Hassaan, “Mechanical Engineering in Ancient Egypt, Part IV: Jewellery Industry (Bracelets)”, EPH - International Journal of Science And Engineering (ISSN: 2454 - 2016), vol. 2, no. 2, pp. 16-30, Feb. 2016.