Egyptian Mirage
19th-century "studio" photographs of Egypt
Based on the collection in the Archive of the Griffith Institute, Oxford
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Site: The Island of Bīga Good, F. M., The Island of Bīga (c.1860 [Estimated date.]) (Enlarged image size=64Kb)
Description: The Ptolemaic and Roman temple. The west face of the pylon of Augustus with the temples of Philae in the background.
Photographer: Good, F. M.
Date: c.1860 [Estimated date.]
Signature & Caption: F. M. Good [Caption printed on front of mount: 'W. A. MANSELL AND CO., 2, PERCY STREET, LONDON'. Printed caption pasted onto back of photograph mount: '1095 EGYPT. PHILÆ. THE ROMAN ARCH AT BIGGEH' [etc.]
16 by 21.4 cm
Griffith Institute Archive reference: private possession in England A, No. 3
Scan: ppa-3.jpg
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Egyptian Mirage
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Catalogue: Jaromir Malek and Elizabeth Miles
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