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posted on 2023-04-04, 18:19 authored by The Griffith InstituteThe Griffith Institute
Photograph: Alexandria. The western, prostrate, obelisk of Tuthmosis III being prepared for removal to London. The encased obelisk ready to be rolled into water.

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Alexandria

Photograph description

The western, prostrate, obelisk of Tuthmosis III being prepared for removal to London. The encased obelisk ready to be rolled into water.

Photographer

Borgiotti

Date

1877 [The London obelisk removed in 1877-8.]

Signature and caption

'Borgiotti Pho. Alexandrie d'Egypte [no caption]'

Dimensions

32.5 by 25.6 cm

Archive reference

Gr. Inst. 6015

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