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005 - Notes, transcriptions, and translations of Greek and Coptic graffiti at the Osireion and Temple of Seti I, Abydos, Egypt, ca. 1930s

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DcWaDIC MS.BZ.017-01-01-005

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Notes, transcriptions, and translations of Greek and Coptic graffiti at the Osireion and Temple of Seti I, Abydos, Egypt, ca. 1930s

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ca. 1930s ()

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Includes a letter dated April 14, 1932, which is addressed to “Tom” from “Stephen” of the Department of Egyptian and Assyrian Antiquities at the British Museum. Correspondents are probably Whittemore and Stephen Ranulph Kingdon Glanville, who was part of the EES excavation team during the 1923-1924 and 1926-1927 seasons at Amarna.

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F. G. Newton, “Excavations at El-‘Amarnah, 1923-24,” The Journal of Egyptian Archaeology 10, 3/4 (October 1924): 289.

Henri Frankfort, “Preliminary Report on the Excavations at Tell el-‘Amarnah, 1926-7,” The Journal of Egyptian Archaeology 13, 3/4 (November 1927): 209.

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  • Coptic
  • English
  • Greek

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Early Archaeological Projects Associated with Thomas Whittemore, 1910s-1930s

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Preferred citation: Early Archaeological Projects Associated with Thomas Whittemore, 1910s-1930s, MS.BZ.017, Image Collections and Fieldwork Archives, Dumbarton Oaks, Trustees for Harvard University, Washington, D.C.

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Copyright for Thomas Whittemore materials belong to Dumbarton Oaks. However, permission to publish materials created by and for the Egypt Exploration Society or other correspondents must be obtained from the copyright holder.

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  • Box: MS.BZ.017, Box 001