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Assouan [Aswan], 1857

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30214B/23

Scope and Contents

228 x 157 mm. A fine landscape taken from the top of a hill opposite the Isle of Elephantine and looking north along the Nile. Two Europeans stand in the foreground watching the scene below where dhows are moored along the riverbank unloading produce. The town itself is visible on the skyline in the distance.

Dates

  • Creation: 1857

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition, apart from water staining along one edge.

General

WS.

Originator(s)

Frith, Francis, 1822-1898, photographer

Finding aid date

2004-07-06 09:10:06+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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