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Royal Collection Trust/© Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2018 | Licence: All Rights Reserved
Royal Collection Trust/© Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2018 | Licence: All Rights Reserved

Thebes: Colossi of Memnon

18th February 1869

Oswald Walters Brierly

From the collection

Title

Thebes: Colossi of Memnon

Date

18th February 1869

Description

A view of the Colossi of Memnon at Thebes. The royal party seen on the left, in front of the two statues. A label, apparently in the artist's hand, mounted with the drawing, describes the archaeological repairs. Signed and dated.

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Location

Colossi of Memnon, Luxor Governorate, Egypt

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

Pinpoint

Credits

Image Credit

Royal Collection Trust/© Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2018

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