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circa 1926
Size:
2 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.89-12
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Images of excavated mammoth head and Double Adobe site where milling stones were found twelve feet below the surface. The photographs were probably collected by Neil Merton Judd, whose handwritten notes are on the versos.

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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Dates:
1911-1913
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (photographic print, b&w, 16.6 cm. x 11.8 cm.)
1 Print (ill., b&w, 16.6 cm. x 11.6 cm.)
1 Item (photographic print, b&w, 16.4 cm. x 10.4 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Original publication caption reads, "Djausaq, Harem. Gemälde im kuppelscheitel: Stehende frauen und vögel." [Herzfeld, Ernst, 1927: "Die Ausgrabungen von Samarra, vol. 3; Die Malereien von Samarra. Verlag Dietrich Reimer Ernst Vohsen, Berlin. Pp. 32-34, and Plate XXX.]

Additional information from Archives staff reads, "Samarra was founded by the Abbasid Caliph al-Mu'tasim (r. 833-842) in 836 AD to serve as his imperial capital. [...] The construction of the many mosques and palaces at Samarra fostered an early flowering of architectural decoration. What mainly survives today are wall revetments in carved stucco a...

Additional information from Archives staff reads, "No existing negative."

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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Dates:
1911-1913
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (photographic print, b&w, 16.2 cm. x 11.3 cm.)
1 Item (photographic print, b&w, 14.2 cm. x 11.6 cm.)
1 Item (photographic print, b&w, 16.4 cm. x 11.6 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Original publication caption reads, "Djausaq, Thronsäle. Die Bildsäulen. Mittelteil eines stehenden Ritters. Kopf und Schulter eines Priesters." [Herzfeld, Ernst, 1927: "Die Ausgrabungen von Samarra, vol. 3; Die Malereien von Samarra. Verlag Dietrich Reimer Ernst Vohsen, Berlin. Pp. 84-99; Plates LXIII; LXIV; LXV.]

Additional information from Archives staff reads, "Samarra was founded by the Abbasid Caliph al-Mu'tasim (r. 833-842) in 836 AD to serve as his imperial capital. [...] The construction of the many mosques and palaces at Samarra fostered an early flowering of architectural decoration. What mainly survives today are wall revetments in carved stucco a...

Additional information from Archives staff reads, "No existing negative."

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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Dates:
1911-1913
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (photographic print, b&w, 16.6 cm. x 11.6 cm.)
1 Item (photographic print, b&w, 16.2 cm. x 11.6 cm.)
1 Item (photographic print, b&w, 11.5 cm. x 16.5 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Original publication caption reads, "Djausaq, Thronsäle. Die Bildsäulen. Oberteil einer Bildsäule: Frau mit Meistersignatur." [Herzfeld, Ernst, 1927: "Die Ausgrabungen von Samarra, vol. 3; Die Malereien von Samarra. Verlag Dietrich Reimer Ernst Vohsen, Berlin. Pp. 84-99; Plate LXVIII.]

Additional information from Archives staff reads, "Samarra was founded by the Abbasid Caliph al-Mu'tasim (r. 833-842) in 836 AD to serve as his imperial capital. [...] The construction of the many mosques and palaces at Samarra fostered an early flowering of architectural decoration. What mainly survives today are wall revetments in carved stucco a...

Additional information from Archives staff reads, "No existing negative."

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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Dates:
1911-1913
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (photographic print, b&w, 11.4 cm. x 16.9 cm.)
1 Item (photographic print, b&w, 11.4 cm. x 16.3 cm.)
1 Item (photographic print, b&w, 11.4 cm. x 16.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Original publication caption reads, "Djausaq, Thronsäle. Die Bildsäulen. Scherben eines Tonkruges mit Tuschzeichnungen und Bruchstück einer Bildsäule." [Herzfeld, Ernst, 1927: "Die Ausgrabungen von Samarra, vol. 3; Die Malereien von Samarra. Verlag Dietrich Reimer Ernst Vohsen, Berlin. Pp. 84-99; Plates LXXIV and LXXV, bottom.]

Additional information from Archives staff reads, "Samarra was founded by the Abbasid Caliph al-Mu'tasim (r. 833-842) in 836 AD to serve as his imperial capital. [...] The construction of the many mosques and palaces at Samarra fostered an early flowering of architectural decoration. What mainly survives today are wall revetments in carved stucco a...

Additional information from Archives staff reads, "No existing negative."

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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Dates:
1913
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (photographic print, b&w, 9.8 cm. x 9.3 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

- Handwritten numbers on photograph reads, "860; 788; 670; 860; 788; 860; 697; 860; 860; 825; -; 675."

- Finds Journal of the Excavation of Samarra (S-1), in Ernst Herzfeld Papers: "IN-670; IN-697; IN-788; IN-825; IN-860."

- Small Finds Journal of the Excavation of Samarra (S-4.1), in Ernst Herzfeld Papers: "IN-670; IN-697; IN-788; IN-825; IN-860."

- Handwritten number on duplicate photograph given in red reads, "128."

- Drawing in Ernst Herzfeld Papers: [FSA A.6 05.0214].

- Samarra Finds, Sketchbooks in Ernst Herzfeld Papers: S-16, p.26, 36; S-18, p.2, 3, 7, 10.

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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Dates:
1911-1913
Level:
item
Size:
1 Drawings (visual works) (1 leaf, 13.3 cm. x 12.6 cm)
1 Drawings (visual works) (1 leaf, 12.6 cm. x 13.9 cm)
1 Drawings (visual works) (1 leaf, 9 cm. x 16.7 cm)
1 Drawings (visual works) (1 leaf, 14 cm. x 13.2 cm)
1 Drawings (visual works) (1 leaf, 12.2 cm. x 13 cm)
1 Drawings (visual works) (1 leaf, 14.1 cm. x 16.7 cm)
1 Drawings (visual works) (1 leaf, 16.7 cm. x 22.2 cm)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

- Identified site for item 'a' reads, "Balkuwārā, general view of outer enclosure and palace."

- Identified site for item 'b' reads, "Unidentified mosque."

- Identified site for item 'c' reads, "palace and cantonment at al-Iṣṭabulāt."

- Identified site for item 'd' reads, "Octagon of Husn al-Qādisiyya."

- Identified site for item 'e' reads, "Zanqūr."

- Identified site for item 'f' reads, "Reception-hall block of an unidentified palace."

- Identified site for item 'g' reads, "Unidentified palace."

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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Dates:
1911-1913
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (photographic print, b&w, 11.6 cm. x 16.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

- Additional information fro Finding Aid reads, "IN-90; Kiste 10, kleine holz kiste mit 77; Haus II (früher I), in zimmer 27; Anfang March [1911]."

- Additional information fro Finding Aid reads, "IN-118 b; Kiste 9; B.M.; Haus II (früher I), westzimmer; [excavated on] March 12, 1911."

- Original publication caption reads, "94. IN-91; Abb. 69; Ähnlicher, besser geformter, hellblau glasierter Krug; Fundort: Haus IV."

- Original publication caption reads, "98. IN-92; Abb. 72; Kleiner blauglasierter Salbentopf roher Form; Fundort: Haus II."

- Original publication caption reads, "99. IN-88; Abb. 73; Kleiner blauglasierter Topf roher Form; Fundort: Haus III."

- Additional information from Archives staff reads, "No existing negative."

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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Dates:
1911-1913
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (photographic print, b&w, 11.7 cm. x 16.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

- Finds Journal of the Excavation of Samarra (S-1), in Ernst Herzfeld Papers: "IN-744; IN-749; IN-828?; IN-867; IN-891; IN-942; IN-947."

- Handwritten annotation on photograph reads, "867; 891; 947; 749; 828?; 942; 744."

- Additional publication information reads, "201. IN-749, IN-828, IN-867, IN-891, IN-993 (BM London), IN-891 (VAM London C.622-1922); Taf.XXI2; Aqu.; Phot. Bruchstücke von Fliesen des Rankenfrieses."

- Drawing in Ernst Herzfeld Papers: [FSA A.6 05.0912].