Obelisk in Alexandria (with Egyptian Men Standing at Base)
Albumen silver photograph
image/sheet: 7 3/4 x 10 1/4 in. (19.7 x 26 cm) (show scale)
Signed in dark script on lower right
Inscribed in pencil on verso: "Cleopatra's Needle"; "No. 2"
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Gift of Matthew Dontzin
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Wihelm Hammerschmidt (German, died 1869). Obelisk in Alexandria (with Egyptian Men Standing at Base), mid-19th century. Albumen silver photograph, image/sheet: 7 3/4 x 10 1/4 in. (19.7 x 26 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Matthew Dontzin, 85.305.34 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.85.305.34.jpg)
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