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Aglaea au seuil d'El Guirsch [Aglaea entering El Guisr ?], 1880 - 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y304A/2

Scope and Contents

280 x 216 mm. A view showing a steamer proceeding along the Suez Canal, with high banks of sand on either side and a small steam launch moored in the foreground. The meaning of the title has not been fully determined; whether Aglaea is the name of the steamer is unknown. Photograph by Zangakai.


  • Creation: 1880 - 1889


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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair condition, some fading in from edges.



Date information

DateText: Dated '1880s' in the typescript catalogue..


Zangaki, - , fl 1880-1899, photographer

Finding aid date

2002-07-23 10:20:43+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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