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Abu Zaabal, three studies of foxes

Three studies of foxes at Abu Zaabal. Top scene: fox, presumably dead, lying on the ground; middle scene: dead fox, strung-up by back-legs; bottom scene: a mountainous desert scene with two foxes:
-mounted, together with Lloyd MSS 039, Lloyd MSS 040 and Lloyd MSS 042
-12.2 x 17.5 cm
-[on recto of watercolour] 'Abu Zaabel.' (pencil note)
-[on watercolour/mount] '41' (pencil note)
-[on verso of watercolour] '[Abu Zaabel. 14th Jan: 1843.]' (pencil note)

Alan Henderson Gardiner Collection

  • Gardiner MSS
  • Collection
  • c.1900-1963

Notebooks, notes, card indexes of the Pyramid Texts and Late Egyptian, copies of inscriptions, corpus of transcribed hieratic ostraca and papyri, photographs, drawings, correspondence, copies of his own publications, and portraits.

Gardiner, (Sir) Alan Henderson

Album of newspaper cuttings

Album of newspaper cuttings relating to the discovery of the tomb of Tutankhamun, excavation of the tomb and finds. The album includes a partial index. Roughly half of the album has been filled.

Alexander Colvin Ainslie Collection

  • Ainslie MSS
  • Collection
  • 1853

Album of drawings and watercolour sketches made in Italy, Greece, Egypt, Syria, and Palestine in 1853.

Ainslie, (Revd) Alexander Colvin

Alexandria, Pompey's Pillar

Pompey's Pillar at Alexandria:
-unfinished watercolour with pencil details
-mounted, together with Lloyd MSS 027
-17.7 x 25.8 cm
-[on mount] 'Pompeys Pillar Alexandria.' (ink note)
-[on mount] encircled '28' (pencil note)
-[on verso of watercolour] 'Pompeys pillar, Alexandria. / 20th Nov. 1842. / Height 99ft. Capital 10ft. Shaft 60ft. / Angle of the pedestal N[?]. 22 E.' (pencil note)

Alnwick Fountain and continuation of text on church at Alnwick

Alnwick Fountain and continuation of text on church at Alnwick:
-ink sketch and text on paper
-15.7 x 11.5 cm
-[on sketch] 'Fountain Alnwick' (ink note)
'The roof of the nave was
restored in 1781 owing no doubt
to its threat(e)ning an invasion
of the pavement from the walls
injuditious alteration
having been weakened by throwing
2 arches into one in order to
[(?) (crossed out)] exhibit the [(?) (crossed out)] pulpit to
[all (crossed out)] the people in every corner
of the church the (?)'

Amice Mary Calverley Collection

  • Calverley MSS
  • Collection
  • c. late 1920s-early 1950s

Over one thousand colour slides, several hundred black and white photographs, and correspondence.

Calverley, Amice Mary

Anatomical studies (ribcage, shoulder and humerus)

Anatomical studies (ribcage, shoulder and humerus):
-inked pencil drawings with ink wash on paper
-18.2 x 22.7 cm
-[on drawing] 'S. Vertebrae of Neck - / C. Acromiun of Scapula - / H. Clavicle - / R. Sternum - / f. Head of Humerus - / K Humerus' (ink note)

Anatomical study (ribcage with shoulder)

Anatomical study (ribcage with shoulder):
-ink and pencil sketch on paper
-18.2 x 22.7 cm
-[on sketch] 'vertebrae of neck' (pencil note)
-[on sketch] 'R sternum' (pencil and ink note)
-[on sketch] 'clavicle H' (ink and pencil note)
-[on sketch] 'C. acromiun of scapula' (pencil note)

Antiques Various

Portfolio entitled 'Antiques Various JB.'
Pencil note: '2'
Ink table of contents (not complete) on piece of paper partially glued to cover:
-'1 Halicarnassus frieze part of / CL'
-'2 Tracing from Halicarnassus frieze part of / CL'
-'3 Tracing from Halicarnassus frieze / CL'
-'4 Halicarnassus frieze part of / CL'
-'7 Camera lucida drawing of an antique figure at Malta'
-'8 Camera lucida sketch Elgin frieze / two figures'
-'9 Camera lucida sketch Elgin frieze'
-'10 Camera lucida Townley [cariatedes (crossed out)] canefora'
-'11 Camera lucida. Profile of the the Townley basket bearer'
Pencil / inked pencil notes partially covered by piece of paper glued to cover: 'Antique Dress / Not Complete / Vol.'.

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