Carter MSS vii.3
- c. 1900-1907 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
Name of creator
Formerly in the possession of A. C. Mace. The drawing was part of a gift from Carter to Mace.
Later, in the possession of Mace's daughter, Mrs Margaret Orr, then by descent to Mrs Orr's children, Mr David Orr and Mrs Alison Crawford.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Donated by Mr David Orr and Mrs Alison Crawford, Mace's grandchildren, in May 2022.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Howard Carter's pencil sketch of some of the columns in the processional colonnade in Luxor Temple, with columns from a Coptic(?) building in the foreground.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Property of the Griffith Institute. No restrictions.
Conditions governing reproduction
Copyright Griffith Institute, University of Oxford.
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
- 46.4 x 35.4 cm
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Archived scans in Griffith Institute.
Related units of description
This drawing was a preliminary sketch used for Howard Carter's watercolour of the same. The watercolour is not in the Griffith Institute.