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Portico of the temple of Gerf Hossayn, Nubia, 1857

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30214B/38

Scope and Contents

231 x 144 mm. A view showing part of the ruins of the temple of Gerf Hossayn, situated on a hill about 65 miles above the first cataract of the Nile.


  • Creation: 1857


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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Poor condition, some overall fading and yellowing.




Frith, Francis, 1822-1898, photographer

Finding aid date

2004-07-06 15:00:31+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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