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Architectural features including the lotus pattern and fluted columns

Folder titled 'Fluted columns' containing research material on architectural features including the lotus pattern and fluted columns.

Includes:
-Letter from Eiddan Edwards referring to an article by him on early architectural features, 15 January 1949.
-Tracings, cuttings and drawings of lotus patterns
-Drawings of examples of floral headdresses
-Drawings of examples of column heads
-Notes on columns
-Notes on silphium and silphium columns

Also includes draft letter to Sir Edward Salisbury which refers to a short paper Newberry is writing up on the origin of the fluted columns of Egypt and Greece.

This folder was previously in a box labelled, during previous archival processing, 'Special Subjects 2'.

Architecture and buildings

Folder titled 'Architecture. Building' containing notes, tracings and drawings relating to architecture includings notes on tents and primitive Egyptian houses, construction of buildings and palaces, building methods and materials, building workers, styles of architecture e.g. columns and recessed brickwork.

Also includes photographs of Morrocan architecture.

There is also a paper folder attached to this folder containing a couple of pages of notes on columns.

This folder was previously in a box labelled, during previous archival processing, 'Special Subjects 2'.

Arkell, Anthony John - correspondence

7 letters from Arkell, 1 carbon copy of a letter by Černý to Arkell.
-consulting Černý for readings of texts
-news from Arkell's excavations in the Sudan
-request for information from Černý concerning University College students and their previous archaeological education

Arkell, (Revd) Anthony John

Articles and obituaries

Folder containing photocopies of the following articles and obituaries:
-'Percy Newberry (1869-1949)', in Garden History, 5(1): 45 (1977)
-'Newberry, Percy Edward (1869-1949)', Dictionary of National Biography 1941-1950, (Oxford, 1959)
-'Newberry, Percy Edward', Who Was Who 1941-1950, (1981)
-Newberry, Percy, 'Gardening 6000 Years Ago' in The Gardeners' Chronicle, no.678, 23 December 1899
-'Excavations at Thebes' read by J.E. Newberry, in The Builder, 5 November 1898
-Newberry, Percy, 'Obituary Notices - Mr. Howard Carter', in Nature, 25 March 1939
-Newberry, Percy, 'Obituary Notices - Sir Robert Mond F.R.S.', in Nature, 12 November 1938

Assad, Iskander - correspondence

Correspondence from Iskander Assad, an Egyptian student, including arranging to meet Newberry in London and asking for help on his appointment to Keeper of the Ancient Egyptian Department of the Agricultural Museum, Cairo.

Note:
MSS 26/3 is also numbered A.181

Bailey, J. R. - correspondence

Correspondence from J. R. Bailey (Secretary of Burlington Fine Arts Club) relating to membership of the Burlington Fine Arts Club and arranging an Exhibition of the Arts of Ancient Egypt in the gallery of the Club.

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