Item Carter MSS vi.5.3 - Glass: proposed article

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Carter MSS vi.5.3


Glass: proposed article


  • c. 1921 (Creation)

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18 pages

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Howard Carter's proposed article on glass with references to pieces in the Carnarvon collection.

  • a 15-page typescript, with notes in pencil made by R. Bethell
  • an accompanying colour plate illustrating a Cypriote vessel in Egyptian opaque glass, supplied by Mr White, The Studio (magazine), London
  • 1 page of related notes

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Property of the Griffith Institute. No restrictions.

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Copyright Griffith Institute, University of Oxford.

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Archived scans in Griffith Institute.

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Letter from R. Bethell about the article, see Carter MSS vi.5.4.

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