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Tebtunis expedition photographs [graphic]
BANC PIC 1995.002--PIC; BANC PIC 1995.002--PIC
Collection Overview

Title:

Tebtunis expedition photographs

Creator/Contributor:

Egypt Exploration Society, creator

Abstract:

Views of excavations of Tebtunis, Egypt and environs. Some show Bernard P. Grenfell and Arthur S. Hunt, working on behalf of the University of California.

Date:

1899-1900 (issued)

Subject:

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Grenfell, Bernard P. (Bernard Pyne) -- 1869-1926 -- Portraits
Hunt, Arthur S. (Arthur Surridge) -- 1871-1934 -- Portraits
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Egypt -- Tebtunis (Extinct city) -- Photographs
Tebtunis (Extinct city) -- Antiquities -- Pictorial works

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Copyright by Egypt Exploration Society.
Modern copy prints only.
FOR REFERENCE USE ONLY. Reproduction prohibited: Direct requests for copies or permission to publish to the Egypt Exploration Society.
Finds included a cemetery of crocodiles wrapped in sheets of papyrus and human mummies likewise wrapped in papyrus (from the Ptolemaic period), and other papyri found in the houses and temple area of the town (from the Roman period). Some of the papyri relate to the neighboring village of Kerkeosiris. These papyri are now at The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
11 photographic prints : b&w ; 13 x 18 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1995.002--PIC
BANC PIC 1995.002--PIC

Origin:

Egypt

Copyright Note:

FOR REFERENCE USE ONLY. Reproduction prohibited: Direct requests for copies or permission to publish to the Egypt Exploration Society.