Item Petrie MSS 5.6.01d [lower right] - [506] Obelisk of Ebgig from the West.

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Petrie MSS 5.6.01d [lower right]


[506] Obelisk of Ebgig from the West.


  • 1881-1882 (Creation)

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-Abgig or Begig.
-Obelisk of Senusret (Sesostris) I.
'Obelisk of Ebgig from the West.
It is 82.7 ins wide at base and 56.4 at top. About 90 tons
The total length from base to rounding of top is 39 ft 3.7 ins.'

-Also labelled in photograph:
'Gebel Sedment'.

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Copyright Griffith Institute, University of Oxford

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