Very rare. British Museum, London, 1876. First edition. Folio, 2 pages, 33 plates. Loose in portfolio (back of portfolio broken), as issued. "The 33 photographs contained in this volume are produced by the Autotype Carbon Process, from a papyrus, No 9,900 of the collections of the British Museum, which was purchased at Mr. Burton's sale in 1836. This papyrus came from Memphis and was made for Nebseni, a sacred scribe, and is no later than the commencement of the eighteenth dynasty". Language: English. Relevant subjects: Egypt: New Kingdom, Texts and Language, Religion.
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