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Obelisk of the Temple of the Sun, at the old Heliopolis

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coverage.spatial Heliopolis (Egypt)
date.accessioned 2008-03-14T02:10:25Z
date.available 2008-03-14T02:10:25Z
date.issued 1878
identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1911/21228
description Caption: "Obelisk of the Temple of the Sun, at the old Heliopolis."
description.abstract An obelisk in the middle of a forested area.
language.iso eng
publisher Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx
relation.ispartofseries Forms part of the Travelers in the Middle East Archive (TIMEA)
rights Publicly available via the Travelers in the Middle East Archive (TIMEA) through the following Creative Commons attribution license: "You are free: to copy, distribute, display, and perform the work; to make derivative works; to make commercial use of the work. Under the following conditions: By Attribution. You must give the original author credit. For any reuse or distribution, you must make clear to others the license terms of this work. Any of these conditions can be waived if you get permission from the copyright holder. Your fair use and other rights are in no way affected by the above."
rights.uri http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.5/
subject.lcsh Obelisks
subject.lcsh Temples
subject.lcsh Heliopolis (Egypt
subject.lcsh Extinct city)
subject.other Places & Architecture
title Obelisk of the Temple of the Sun, at the old Heliopolis
digitization.specifications 600dpi; 24 bit color; tiff
source.original Ebers, Georg. "Egypt: Descriptive, Historical, and Picturesque." Volume 1. Cassell & Company, Limited: New York, 1878. p 188.
contributor.funder Funded by the Institute for Museum and Library Services (IMLS) and Rice University's Computer and Information Technology Institute (CITI).
date.digital 2006
date.note The date given for this image is the publication date of the book from which it is taken.
coverage.point 30.15N31.316667E
type.genre illustrations
type.dcmi StillImage
identifier.citation Werner, Carl. (1878). "Obelisk of the Temple of the Sun, at the old Heliopolis." <a href="http://hdl.handle.net/1911/21228">http://hdl.handle.net/1911/21228</a>.


Obelisk of the Temple of the Sun, at the old Heliopolis (1878).
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    This collection contains book illustrations, postcards, stereocards, photographs, and ephemera related to travel in the Middle East, primarily Egypt.

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