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The Tyropean Valley, 1857

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30214B/22

Scope and Contents

229 x 156 mm. A view showing a section of southern Jerusalem with thick growths of prickly pear cactus in the foreground, the houses of the town beyond and the dome of the Mosque of Omar visible behind two cypress trees. The remains of ancient bridge or viaduct, known as 'Dr Robinson's Arch' can be seen just to the right of centre of the print .


  • Creation: 1857


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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair condition, but water staining along one edge.




Frith, Francis, 1822-1898, photographer

Finding aid date

2004-07-05 16:39:05+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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