Egypt is a thriving mixture of cosmopolitan culture. Egypt also
boasts of a five thousand-year-old history of culture and civilization.
It is a land, which is rich in art and history, people and places. Egypt
has emerged as one of the most cultured nations of the world. The
cultural history of Egypt can be broadly classified into the following
Ancient Egyptian Culture
Ancient Egyptian Culture represents the ancient ages of Egypt . The
Ancient Egyptian age was a very fascinating era in history. Beginning
approximately in the year 3000 BC, the ancient era of Egypt lasted till
about 300 BC. Extensive excavations of Egyptian historical sites have
revealed that ancient Egypt had achieved very high standards of culture.
Artifacts and relics found from these excavations reveal that ancient
Egyptians were very conscious about fashion and culture. The ancient
royalty of Egypt such as the pharaohs wore a lot of gold jewelry. The
abundance of this precious metal made ancient Egypt a rich nation. The
royal tombs of Egypt also reveal that they wore silk fabrics. Ancient
Egyptian clothing was classified on the caste hierarchy.