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Forteresse de Damas
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Creator:
Unidentified
Title:
Forteresse de Damas [Graphic]
Translated Title:
Damascus Fortress
Terre-Sainte. Introduction by Abbé Eugène Bossard. Published by La Maison de la Bonne Press, Paris. Frontispiece illustrated by Jean Brunet (1893). "Du 1er au 31 mai 1896. Abonnement: France 6fr. Union postale; 8 fr par an. Publication Mensuelle 12 Photographies par fascicule".
Year:
Paris.
Object Details:
1 photograph : b&w ; 24.4 x 19.8 cm ( 9.625 x 7.875 in).
Notes:
Photograph is in a book with a description in French and English; printed description: "Construite en 1219, la citadelle forme un grand bâtiment carré entouré d'un fossé. Les longues voûtes qu'on aperçoit par devant couvrent les bazars. Ces derniers peuvent rivaliser avec les bazars du Caire." Initials "B+P" are printed in the lower left corner of the photograph
Rooftop view showing the large stone fortress and a long arched structure
Scanning Notes:
1
Category:
Fortress
Citadels
Classification ID:
5036ANO/LBO278CAJS
Collection:
CAJS Image Collection LBO ANO 5036 LBO278CAJS
The Lenkin Family Collection of Photography, University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Geographical Location:
Syria
Damascus (Syria)

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