File TAA ii.19 - The Times Tutankhamun photographs, contact prints

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TAA ii.19


The Times Tutankhamun photographs, contact prints


  • c. 1982 (Creation)
  • c. 1922-1923 (Creation)

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1 box containing 53 contact sheets

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(23 April 1869 - 7 August 1949)

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Presented by Mr D. Roffey on 1 February 1982.

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  • Set of contact prints made from The Times Tutankhamun photographs.
  • Most of the photographs were taken by The Times photographer.
  • There are also a significant number of copies of Harry Burton's photographs within this group.
  • Many of the contact prints are made from 35mm film, as well as a variety of larger prints.

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Property of the Griffith Institute. No restrictions.

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The original copyright belonged to The Times. No longer in copyright.

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Archived scans in Griffith Institute.

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