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Altar of Church of St. John, 'Ain Kârim.  On the north side of the altar seven steps descend to a crypt, the alleged birthplace of the Baptist. The monks and brethren are chiefly Spaniards.

Image ID: 80388

Altar of Church of St. John, 'Ain Kârim. On the north side of the altar seven steps descend to a crypt, the alleged bir... (1881-1884)

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Image Title

:  Altar of Church of St. John, 'Ain Kârim. On the north side of the altar seven steps descend to a crypt, the alleged birthplace of the Baptist. The monks and brethren are chiefly Spaniards.

Creator

: Whymper -- Wood-engraver

Additional Name(s)

: Wilson, Charles William, Sir, 1836-1905 -- Author

Medium

: Wood engravings

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 16.5 x 16.5 cm.

Item/Page/Plate

: Vol. I, p. 209

Source

: Picturesque Palestine, Sinai and Egypt. / Colonel Wilson, ed.

Source Description

: 2 v. : ill. : 33 cm., pages : 32 x 24 cm.

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Dorot Jewish Division

Catalog Call Number

: *PWC+ (Wilson, C. W. Picturesque Palestine, Sinai and Egypt. 1881)

Digital ID

: 80388

Record ID

: 110433

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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