Street Scene near Pompey's Pillar, Alexandria.
Rafael Tuck & Sons, Ltd.
Merchant selling fruits in foreground, people walking across and down a dirt street
front: "Street Scene near Pompey's Pillar, Alexandria" ; back: "Raphael Tuck & Sons' 'OILETTE' 'PICTURESQUE EGYPT.' [Regd.] Postcard 7203. ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN : TUCK'S POST CARD : Alexandria (Street Scene). This ancient city, on [the] western Nile delta, d erives its name from its founder, Alexander the Great. Its historic associations are many and varied. Pompey's pillar, shown in the view, was erected in the year 302 by Pompey, a Roman Prefect of Egypt."
Streets--Egypt--Alexandria; Alexandria (Egypt)--Buildings, structures, etc.; Places & Architecture
Related Work(s)Forms part of the Travelers in the Middle East Archive (TIMEA)
Related Work(s)Research module: Places in Egypt, https://hdl.handle.net/1911/109669
Related Work(s)Raphael Tuck & Sons. "Oilette" series, "Pictaresque Egypt." Postcard 7203.
Citable link to this pagehttps://hdl.handle.net/1911/7019
RightsThis material is in the public domain and may be freely used.
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