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Published by Impr. de l"Institut français d"archéologie orientale in Le Caire .
Written in English


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Statementpar C.C. Edgar.
SeriesCatalogue général des antiquités égyptiennes du Musée du Caire -- [v. 26]
ContributionsEgypt. Maslahat al-Athar.
LC ClassificationsDT57 .C2 vol. 26
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 136 p., 48 leaves of plates :
Number of Pages136
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14010119M

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