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Egypt. West Bank. Thebes. Valley of the Kings. Tomb of Ay (KV 23). Corner fragment of sarcophagus with winged goddess and prenomen, formerly in possession of the Royal Asiatic Society, now in Cairo, Egyptian Museum, Temp. No. 3.8.39.1

Corner fragment of the sarcophagus of Ay with winged goddess and prenomen, from the Tomb of Ay (KV 23) in the Valley of the Kings, on the West Bank of Thebes, formerly in possession of the Royal Asiatic Society, now in Cairo, Egyptian Museum, Temp. No. 3.8.39.1 (TopBib i2.551):
-pencil sketch on paper
-loose
-12.2 x 20.3 cm

Princess wearing a side-lock and diadem and carrying a lotus-flower (mirrored but with slightly different details), not identified but similar to the young princess Neferubiti, daughter of Tuthmosis I and Queen Ahmosi, from Room X preceding the Sanctuary in the Great Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el-Bahari, on the West Bank of Thebes

Princess wearing a side-lock and diadem and carrying a lotus-flower (mirrored but with slightly different details), not identified but similar to the young princess Neferubiti, daughter of Tuthmosis I and Queen Ahmosi, from Room X preceding the Sanctuary in the Great Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el-Bahari, on the West Bank of Thebes (TopBib ii2.365-366(132):
-pencil sketches/tracings on tracing paper
-loose
-12.3 x 9.5 cm

Egypt. El-Ashmunein. Re-used blocks from Amarna. Cartouches of Neferneferuaten-Nefertiti and Akhenaten on a block, probably basalt, formerly in J. Traill's collection and current location not known

Cartouches of Neferneferuaten-Nefertiti and Akhenaten on a block, probably basalt, originally from Amarna but found at el-Ashmunein, formerly in J. Traill's collection and current location not known:
-pencil sketches and ink notes on paper
-partially mounted, together with Bonomi MSS 4.2 [Top and Middle]
-6.3 x 9.9 cm
-[on sketches] 'Cairo' (ink note)
-[on sketches] 'Mr Traill's fragment' (ink note)
-[on mount] '2' (pencil note)

Note

Note:
-pencil text on paper
-partially mounted, together with Bonomi MSS 4.3 [Top and Middle]
-5.4 x 5.5 cm
-[text] '1843 / Cairo to Wady Halfa / and back in 44 days / journey completed by the / end of September / Nº/ 24 Edinboro or Quarterly account of / Eastern Africa' (pencil note)
-[on mount] '3' (pencil note)

Note and diagram

Note (probably address) and diagram (probably street plan):
-pencil text and sketch on paper
-partially mounted, together with Bonomi MSS 4.14 [Upper]
-4.4 x 4.8 cm
-[text] 'Rue Tronchet / 29' (pencil note)
-[on sketch] '5 / 7 / 9 / 11' (pencil notes)
-[on mount] '10' (pencil note)

Philae, Elephantine, Aswan and Kom Ombo

Portfolio entitled 'Philoe. / Elephantine, Assuan, Comombo' (ink, last word added in pencil)
Red pencil note at top right corner: encircled 'F' (reference to previous arrangement, almost certainly introduced by Dr Moss).

Egypt. Thebes. East Bank. Luxor Temple

View of the Luxor Temple on the East Bank in Thebes (TopBib ii2.301):
-pencil sketch on paper
-loose
-16.3 x 11.3 cm
-[on sketch] 'Karnac? (crossed out) Luxor. 7' (pencil note)
-[on sketch] encircled '7' (pencil note, almost certainly by Dr Moss)

Sudan. Between Second and Third Cataracts. Kisbita

View of rock called Kisbita/Kisbeta on the right bank of the Nile above the Second Cataract in Sudan:
-pencil sketch on paper
-mounted on p. 3, together with Bonomi MSS 24.4 (top, middle left and bottom)
-11.1 x 7.2 cm
-[on sketch] 'Kisbita' (pencil note)
-[on sketch] 'Kisbita' (pencil note)

Sudan. Between Second and Third Cataracts. Cataract or rock

View of cataract or rock on the Nile above the Second Cataract in Sudan:
-pencil sketch on paper
-loose, adjacent to p. 7; too small to be the item originally mounted there
-8.5 x 6.2 cm
-[on mount] 'South of Nour' (pencil note) [does not refer to sketch]
-[on mount] 'glazed' (pencil note) [does not refer to sketch]

Note in Italian

Note in Italian:
-ink text on paper
-loose
-12.2 x 6.2 cm
-[text]: '- presenta i suoi rispetti alla signoria / e la prega di [?] il frutto / [?] (crossed out) a lui [?]'

View of town through window

View of town through window:
-pencil sketch on paper
-loose
-13.6 x 18.9 cm
-[on sketch] 'view out of the window of the / house of the Sheikh of Ajunia[?]' (ink note)

Egypt. Asyut

Two views of Asyut from the Nile in Egypt
-pencil sketches on paper
-loose
-41.2 x 29.2 cm
-[on sketch] 'Siouth' (pencil note)

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