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LL/52752
Unidentified photographer
Karnak, excavating sphinxes, Egypt
1890s
Photograph
 
Private collection of Jan Weijers (Servatius)
 
LL/52752

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LL/44795
Alice D. Le Plongeon
Augustus Le Plongeon (with beard) and Chac Mol [sic] statue
1875 (ca)
Cabinet card
10 x 15.6 cm (image) 10.7 x 17.7 cm (mount)
 
Getty Research Institute
Accession/ID Number: gri_mexico_96_r_137_469
 
LL/44795

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LL/7931
Lehnert & Landrock
Le roi Toutânkhamon dans son sarcophage, Thebes
1923-1930
 
Musée de l'Elysée
© Lehnert & Landrock
 
LL/7931

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LL/42296
Carlo Baldassare Simelli
Anfore e reperti marmorei rinvenuti durante gli scavi del 1868
1868
Albumen print
 
Location and source information requested
Please supply original source and any inventory numbers.
 
LL/42296 [Further details available]

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LL/39203
J. McCartney
Raising the colossal lion at Cnidus
1858, June
Salted paper print
 
British Library
Copyright © The British Library Board, Add. MS 31980 f.196
 
LL/39203 [Further details available]

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LL/58312
J. McCartney
Raising the colossal lion at Cnidus
1862-1863
Lithograph
 
Sotheby's - Paris
Bibliothèque des ducs de Luynes, Château de Dampierre – Seconde partie, 22-23 October 2013, lot: 471
 
LL/58312 [Further details available]

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LL/36444
Two workmen in the gravel pit near the Seminary of St Acheul, 27 April 1859. The standing workman is pointing to the in situ flint
1859, 27 April
Albumen print
 
Bibliothèques d'Amiens Métropole
 
LL/36444 [Further details available]

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LL/36788
Unidentified photographer
The House of Boulders. Wellcome's headquarters at Jebel Moya. Built largely in order to provide employment for Sudanese who could not employed in the excavations.
1913-1914 (ca)
Gelatin silver print
 
Wellcome Collection
Wellcome Library, London (M0013041)
 
LL/36788

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LL/36787
Martin Taylor
Jebel Moya site, Sudan; excavation in progress
1913-1914
Gelatin silver print
 
Wellcome Collection
Wellcome Library, London (L0021182)
 
LL/36787

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LL/53122
Unidentified photographer
Man standing, holding a stick, in a rock shelter [Arkansas, Small rock shelter near War Eagle- Madison Co. Ark.]
n.d.
Albumen print
 
Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology
Peabody Number: 2004.29.398
 
LL/53122

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LL/40409
John Beasly Greene
[Excavations near the Sphinx]
1853
Salted paper print, from paper negative
22.3 x 30.2 cm (8 3/4 x 11 7/8 ins)
 
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Ann Tenenbaum and Thomas H. Lee Gift, 2005, Accession Number: 2005.100.276
 
LL/40409

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LL/84143
Unidentified photographer
Archaeological dig
1890
Kodak 2 print
 
Private collection of Jack and Beverly Wilgus
 
LL/84143 [Further details available]

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LL/67548
Harry Burton
Smashed statuary of the female pharaoh Hatshepsut as discovered by Metropolitan Museum of Art excavators in an ancient quarry northeast of her temple at Deir el-Bahri, Thebes, Luxor.
1926-1927, Winter
Gelatin silver print
 
Metropolitan Museum of Art
 
LL/67548 [Further details available]

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LL/67547
Harry Burton
Tomb of Tutankhamun [Excavations]
n.d.
Gelatin silver prints, mounted to album page
 
The Griffith Institute, Ashmolean Museum
Ten albums of photographs, mostly of objects found in the tomb of Tutankhamun, almost certainly assembled by Harry Burton. TAA i.6.10.23
 
LL/67547

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LL/90534
Harry Burton
Mr. Howard Carter's wonderful discovery in the Valley of the Kings, Egypt
[The Tomb of Tutankhamun]
1922
Gelatin silver print
 
Sotheby's - London
Travel, Atlases, Maps and Natual History, 14 May 2019, Lot: 114
 
LL/90534

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LL/90535
Harry Burton
The mannikin or life-size model of Tutankhamen's bust - Used for trying on his robes - Being carried from the tomb.
[The Tomb of Tutankhamun]
1922-1923
Gelatin silver print
 
Sotheby's - London
Travel, Atlases, Maps and Natual History, 14 May 2019, Lot: 114
 
LL/90535

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LL/90536
Harry Burton
The body of a gilt chariot being removed from the tomb
[The Tomb of Tutankhamun]
1922-1923
Gelatin silver print
 
Sotheby's - London
Travel, Atlases, Maps and Natual History, 14 May 2019, Lot: 114
 
LL/90536

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LL/87456
Unidentified photographer
Scouts dig into the Past
1928, 12 November (published in a newspaper)
Gelatin silver print
 
Private collection of Carl Mautz
 
LL/87456 [Further details available]

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LL/89826
Bennett Greig
Pachacamac in the Lurin Valley to the south of Lima on the southern central coast of Peru.
1938
Gelatin silver print
 
British Museum
Museum number: Am,B53.73
 
LL/89826 [Further details available]

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Contents - Themes & Fragments
1860-1880 - Dr. Augustus and Alice Le Plongeon: Archaeological research in Mexico (1870s)
Amateur photography - Early Kodak camera formats
Archaeology - Archaeological excavations in progress
Archaeology - Dr. Augustus and Alice Le Plongeon: Archaeological research in Mexico (1870s)
Archaeology - Egypt: Karnak
Archaeology - Egypt: The Pyramids of Giza
Archaeology - Egypt: The Sphinx
Archaeology - Egypt: Valley of the Kings
Archaeology - Introduction to archaeological photography
Cameras - Early Kodak camera formats
Christianity - Evolution and the Biblical flood
Egypt - Egypt: Karnak
Egypt - Egypt: The Pyramids of Giza
Egypt - Egypt: The Sphinx
Egypt - Egypt: Valley of the Kings
Expeditions and exploration - Dr. Augustus and Alice Le Plongeon: Archaeological research in Mexico (1870s)
Gelatin silver prints - Gelatin silver prints: Science
Geology - Evolution and the Biblical flood
Geology - Introduction to geology and mineralogy
Kodak - Early Kodak camera formats
Mexico - Dr. Augustus and Alice Le Plongeon: Archaeological research in Mexico (1870s)
Mexico - Introduction to photography in Mexico
Non-canonical photography - Non-canonical examples
Peru - Bennett Greig: Peru: Archaeological sites
Remnants of the Ancient and Classical world - Carlo Baldassare Simelli: Rome
Remnants of the Ancient and Classical world - Egypt: Karnak
Remnants of the Ancient and Classical world - Egypt: The Pyramids of Giza
Remnants of the Ancient and Classical world - Egypt: The Sphinx
Remnants of the Ancient and Classical world - Egypt: Valley of the Kings
Rome - Carlo Baldassare Simelli: Rome
Scientific - Evolution and the Biblical flood
Scientific - Gelatin silver prints: Science
Snapshots - Early Kodak camera formats
The Pyramids and the Sphinx - Egypt: The Pyramids of Giza
The Pyramids and the Sphinx - Egypt: The Sphinx
Vernacular - Early Kodak camera formats


 
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