Petrie MSS 5.1
- December 1897 - April 1898 (Creation)
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It is not known why this album is part of the Petrie's collection. It is possible that Quibell gave it to Petrie. The album was identified as Quibell's in 2013 (see Young, Lee in Nekhen News 25 (2013), p. 28-29).
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Album with 30 photographs of excavations at El-Kab between December 1897 and April 1898, led by James Edward Quibell, assisted by his sister Kate Quibell and Annie A. Pirie (later Quibell).
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Copyright Griffith Institute, University of Oxford
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Related units of description
-Quibell, J. E., El Kab (1898) (OEB 147887).
-Young, Lee, 'The Tale of a Mysterious Photo Album', in Nekhen News 25 (2013), p. 28-29.