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Tomb of Ameni Amenemhat.

BPLDC no.: 08_04_000195

 

Page Title: Village on Bank of the Nile.

 

Collection: William Vaughn Tupper Scrapbook Collection

 

Album: On the Nile. Cairo to Luxor.

 

Call no.: 4098B.104 v31 (p.11)

 

Creator: Tupper, William Vaughn

 

Genre: Scrapbooks; Albumen prints

 

Extent: 1 photographic print mounted on page : albumen ; page 33 x 39 cm.

 

Description: Scrapbook page consists of one photograph of a villiage on the bank of the Nile. People and animals can be seen in the foreground of the photograph with buildings and palmtrees in the background. The annotations included on this page describe the houses of the fellahin

 

Transcription: The houses of the fellahin are built of sun dried brick. The upper story is a pigeon cote. There is usually a space around each house enclosed by a low mud wall inside which the animals may be driven.

 

Notes: Page description supplied by cataloger, derived from captions and/or annotated information.; Caption on image: Vi [?]age [?] bord du Nil.

 

BPL Department: Print Department

 

Rights: No known restrictions.

 

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