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Creators:
Gaddis & Seif (Luxor (Egypt))
Dates:
ca. 1910
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2001-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Picture postcard depicts a marketplace and streetscene. Includes small white border. Original caption on verso reads, "Luxor Market."

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Creators:
Gaddis & Seif (Luxor (Egypt))
Dates:
ca. 1910
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14cm)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2001-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original caption on verso reads, "LUXOR - Sakieh or water wheel." Translated text reads, "Luxor - Sakieh or water wheel."

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Creators:
Gaddis & Seif (Luxor (Egypt))
Dates:
ca. 1910
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (b&w, 9 x 14cm)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2001-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original caption on verso reads, "LUXOR - The hay." Translated text reads, "Luxor - The hay."

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Creators:
Gaddis & Seif (Luxor (Egypt))
Dates:
ca. 1910
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (b&w, 14 x 9cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2001-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original caption reads, "LUXOR. The snake sbarmer." Translated text reads, "Luxor. The snake charmer."

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Creators:
Perlberg, F. (Friedrich), 1848-1921
Dates:
[ca. 1910]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 14 x 9 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Orginal caption reads: "Tempel von Luxor. The temple of Luxor. Le temple de Luxor."

Painter's signature printed on recto: "F. Perlberg." Printed text on verso reads: "No. 3524. / «Aegypten» No. 5."

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1965
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"The axis of the Luxor Temple ran approximately north-south, roughly paralleling the course of the Nile. Typical of the Egyptian temples, it was constructed from the inside out. The sanctuary was built first; next the entrance way leading to it was elaborated; then subsidiary structures were added to magnify the structure as a whole. Thus the platf...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1965
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"The axis of the Luxor Temple ran approximately north-south, roughly paralleling the course of the Nile. Typical of the Egyptian temples, it was constructed from the inside out. The sanctuary was built first; next the entrance way leading to it was elaborated; then subsidiary structures were added to magnify the structure as a whole. Thus the platf...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1965
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"Visitors approaching Luxor Temple can travel a short way along an ancient road that originally extended about 1,5 miles from the north. Paved with stone and flanked by human-headed sphinxes, this ceremonial avenue linked Karnak and Luxor temples and now leads to the huge double towers of the pylon of Ramesses II." [Byron E. Shafer, 1997: Temples o...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1965
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"Visitors approaching Luxor Temple can travel a short way along an ancient road that originally extended about 1,5 miles from the north. Paved with stone and flanked by human-headed sphinxes, this ceremonial avenue linked Karnak and Luxor temples and now leads to the huge double towers of the pylon of Ramesses II." [Byron E. Shafer, 1997: Temples o...