David B. O'Connor Collection
- 1966 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
Name of creator
Australian Egyptologist. B.A. Sydney, 1958. Postgraduate Diploma, London, 1962 Ph.D. Cambridge, 1969. William Fox Albright Lecturer, 1993; Guggenheim Fellowship,1982-1983. Currently Lila Acheson Wallace Professor of Ancient Egyptian Art, Institute of Fine Arts, New York. Specialist on Ancient Egyptian art history and archaeology. Published books on Ancient Egyptian kingship and Nubia.
Presented to the Griffith Institute by Dr D. O'Connor in 1966.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Dr D. O'Connor.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Notes on some objects in the Nicholson Museum, Sydney.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Kept as received.
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Property of the Griffith Institute. No restrictions.
Conditions governing reproduction
Copyright Griffith Institute, Oxford. Permission must also be sought from Dr D. O'Connor.
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
These are originals.
Existence and location of copies
Duplicate notes presumably with Dr D. O'Connor.
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