Item Hoskins MSS 3.80 - George A. Hoskins Drawing - Luxor

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Hoskins MSS 3.80


George A. Hoskins Drawing - Luxor


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1 drawing

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Drawing of a row of baboons found detailed across the base of the east obelisk at Luxor temple. In between the baboons are details of the king's cartouche, and along the edge of the base is a row of hieroglyphs containing the royal titulary:

  • pencil drawing
  • mounted
  • [on recto, left side] Several notes of measurements (pencil notes)
  • [on recto, right side] Technical details (pencil notes)
  • 34.2 by 24.2 cm

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Copyright Griffith Institute, University of Oxford.

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  • Paper unevenly cut around all edges, with small tears at top and right side
  • Discoloured

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  • TopBib ii2.303(5).

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