Item Hoskins MSS 1.9 - George A. Hoskins Drawing - el-Kharga

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Hoskins MSS 1.9


George A. Hoskins Drawing - el-Kharga


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Mythological scenes from the sanctuary area of the Amun temple at Hibis:

  • pencil drawing
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  • [on recto, bottom left corner] 'Nh side 2d chamber p2 T el Khargeh Oasis magna Right'. (pencil note)
  • 30.0 by 24.2 cm

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Copyright Griffith Institute, University of Oxford.

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  • Discolouration at corners
  • Small tear to top right corner

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  • Published in Hoskins, G. A. 1837. Visit to the Great Oasis of the Libyan Desert: with an account, ancient and modern, of the oasis of Amun, and the other oases now under the dominion of the pasha of Egypt. London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, & Longman (OEB 141747), plate vii.
  • Published online on the Griffith Institute website: 'The watercolours and drawings by George Alexander Hoskins in the Archive of the Griffith Institute, University of Oxford' (

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  • TopBib vii.285-7 (117)-(118).

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