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Jérusalem : Grotte du repentir de saint Pierre [Graphic]
Fromet, Abbé
St. Peter
Object Details:
1 photograph : albumen ; 12 x 17 cm ( 4.75 x 6.625 in).
Photographs are housed in a burlap-covered box; the burlap has been decorated with crewelwork with symbols and borders on four sides and the lid; the names "Bethlehem," "Bethanie," "Nazar[eth]," and "Jerusalem" each appear on one of the four sides; a pamphlet entitled "Souvenirs Photographiques d'un Pélerinage du Pénitence en Terre-Sainte par M. l'abbé Fromet, curé d'Angé (Loir-et-Cher)" and a list of the mounted photographs accompanies the XBD photographs; no title appears on the matte or the photograph; handwritten "64" on the matte refers to the number in the pamphlet
Steps lead down to a double opening in a cave; a person sits near the opening
CAJS Image Collection XBD FRO 3748 XBD47
The Lenkin Family Collection of Photography, University of Pennsylvania Libraries