La Caire - Sphynx (Sphinx)

The Cairo Postcard Trust
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Public Domain
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About this object
The photograph shows the Sphinx at Cairo. There are camels in the foreground. On the back is a letter addressed to Mrs W E (Maud) Cooper. The author talks about having reached Alexandria and spending the day there and heading towards Zeetun (Zeitoun). There is a red Egyptian stamp attached to the top right hand corner and over is a franking stamp which reads: N.Z. Military Post Office Dec 9 1914 Expeditionary Force.
Photographer, unknown.
Date, 9 December 1914.
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Production technique
Media/Materials description
Photograph on card. Printed with black ink.
Height x Width: 139 x 88mm
Subject person
Subject date
Dec 1914
Other number(s)
19304, 75040


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