'Journal', 1848-9, journey from London to Egypt, and travel in Egypt and Nubia as far south as Gebel Berkel [Gebel Barkal], including notes, ink and pencil drawings, site plans, and copies of hieroglyphic, Greek and Arabic inscriptions, with:
- (fols. 67v-75v) meteorological records, Oct. 1848-May 1849
- (fols. 77-78v) notes (not in Wilkinson's hand) headed 'A tour from Coblentz', annotated by Wilkinson 'drawn up for me [by] the Duke of Northumberland', n.d.
- Creation: 1848-9
Language of Materials
MS. Wilkinson dep. e. 43
'Journal 1849 Vol. 1' (W); XLII, 35 (GIA); B 35 (interim).
For loose notes found in this volume, see MS. Wilkinson dep. c. 11, fol. 53.
Binding: red calf, gilt lettering on spine.