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The Great Monolith in the Quarries at Baalbec:
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Creator:
Good, Frank Mason
Title:
The Great Monolith in the Quarries at Baalbec: This enormous Stone measures 68 ft. long, 14 ft. 2 in. high 13 ft 11 in. broad. It thus contains 1,300 cubic feet, and would probably weigh 1,100 tons [Graphic]
Year:
1875.
Object Details:
1 photograph : albumen ; 23.6 x 15.6 cm ( 9.25 x 6.125 in).
Notes:
Two people with several large stones
Scanning Notes:
1
Category:
Monolith
Stone Of The Pregnant Woman
Classification ID:
1606GOO/XAA74
Collection:
CAJS Image Collection XAA GOO 1606 XAA74
The Lenkin Family Collection of Photography, University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Geographical Location:
Baalbek (Lebanon)

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