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[Troops at the Sphinx], 1882

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042B/6

Scope and Contents

274 x 212 mm. Showing a group of British soldiers posed beneath the Sphinx at Giza, with Pyramids in the background. The photograph probably dates from 1882, after the British victory of the Battle of Tel-el-Kebir.


  • Creation: 1882

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Finding aid date

2012-03-27 11:45:10+00:00

Includes index.

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