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Jezîrat Far'on, the Isle of Pharaoh.  At the head of the Gulf of 'Akabah, as seen from the western shore.  The castle which crowns it was built by the Crusaders; the mosque and other Saracenic structures are attributed to Saladin.

Image ID: 80708

Jezîrat Far'on, the Isle of Pharaoh. At the head of the Gulf of 'Akabah, as seen from the western shore. The castle wh... (1881-1884)

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Image Title

:  Jezîrat Far'on, the Isle of Pharaoh. At the head of the Gulf of 'Akabah, as seen from the western shore. The castle which crowns it was built by the Crusaders; the mosque and other Saracenic structures are attributed to Saladin.

Creator

: Woodward, John Douglas, 1846-1924 -- Artist

Additional Name(s)

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

Medium

: Wood engravings

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 12.5 x 16.5 cm

Item/Page/Plate

: Vol. II : 224

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

: 80708

Record ID

: 110797

Digital Item Published

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

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