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Photograph - Egyptian Museum at the Giza Palace

Egyptian Museum at the Giza Palace

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Egypt (photographed)
    Giza (photographed)

  • Date:

    late 1800s (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Albumen print

  • Credit Line:

    Presented by Harold Wallis, Esq., 28 August 1917

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

A mounted albumen print showing a topographical view of Cairo, Egypt

Place of Origin

Egypt (photographed)
Giza (photographed)


late 1800s (photographed)


Unknown (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Albumen print

Marks and inscriptions

المتحف المصرى بقصر الجيزة

Object history note

Part of a group of originally 191 photographs presented by Harold Wallis, Esq. of Purley, 28 August 1912. Many were later 'withdrawn' as duplicates

Descriptive line

Photograph by unknown photographer, captioned 'Cairo: Egyptian Museum. Courtyard' [when the museum was housed in the Giza Palace. Today, the museum was relocated to Tahrir square, the Giza palace was demolished and replaced with the Giza Zoo], Cairo, Egypt, albumen print, late 19th century




Photographs; Topography; Museums; Historic Cairo


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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