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Across the Dead Sea from Machaerus
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Across the Dead Sea from Machaerus
Title:
Across the Dead Sea from Machaerus [Graphic]
Year:
Unidentified.
Creator:
Realistic Travels Publishers
Category:
Machaerus (Jordan)
Object Details:
1 stereoscopic card : albumen ; 15.4 x 8.1 cm ( 6 x 3.25 in).
Notes:
Stereoscopic cards are housed in a box which looks like two books; the box is labeled "Journeys in all Lands : Palestine" and credited to Realistic Travels; the spine also has an image of the Dome of the Rock ; the publisher's name and locations (London, Capetown, Bombay, Melbourne, and Toronto) are printed at the left side of the card and, on the right side "By Royal Command to their Imperial Majesties King George V and Queen Mary" is printed; the card has a title at the bottom and a number (69) in the center at the top ; "Realistic Travels copyright" is printed at the bottom of the card
Two men (one with a gun) sit on a hilltop overlooking the Dead Sea
Collection:
CAJS Image Collection BE RTP 1851 BE69
The Lenkin Family Collection of Photography, University of Pennsylvania Libraries