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Drawings, water-colours, notes etc., c.1855

MS. Wilkinson dep. e. 67
Held at the Weston Library

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Volume, c.1855, containing notes, ink, pencil and water-colour copies of Egyptian tomb paintings, surveying drawings and site plans, and copies of hieroglyphic, demotic, Greek and Coptic inscriptions, including (pp. 84, 97, 106, 111, 126-9) material copied from A.C. Harris, with:

  1. (p. 7) water-colours of stained glass windows in a house in Cairo
  2. (pp. 50-5, 63-6, 68-71) drawings, water-colours and site plans relating to the 'Red Convent' and the 'White Convent' [Red and White Monasteries] at Sohag
  3. (p. 98b) pencil view of the Nile at Walad Amr(?)
  4. (p. 109) water-colour of an Arab tomb at Soohaq [Sohag]; e (p. 155) map of the nomes of Upper Egypt
  5. (p. 172) index.


  • Creation: c.1855


176 pages

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Wilkinson dep. e. 67

Former references:

'1855 - No I. Egypt' (W); XII, 23 (GIA); B 23 (interim).

Physical Facet

Binding: blue calf, gilt-stamped.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom