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[View of the city of Cairo, Egypt]
The panoramic photograph depicts the general view of the city.
[View of the city of Cairo, Egypt]
This photograph shows a view of tombs and mosques.
[View of the city of Cairo, Egypt]
This photograph shows a view down one of the streets of the city with a detail view of a building and traffic.
[View of the city of Cairo, Egypt]
This photograph shows a view of tombs and mosques.
[[View of the city of Cairo, Egypt]
This photograph shows the view down one of the streets of Cairo.
View of the city of Cairo, Egypt
This photograph shows a view of one of the major streets of the city.
[View of the city of Cairo, Egypt]
This photograph shows a general view looking south over the city of Cairo.
Library of Alexandria Complex Plaza
The view of the southwest glassed side shows the cafeteria wing that is pierced by a pedestrian walkway and supported by massive pillars.
Library of Alexandria Complex Plaza
The view is extremely close showing the detail texture on the encircling wall.
Library of Alexandria Complex Plaza
The view is towards the east and shows a close detail of the texture of the encircling wall next to the moat-like pool.
Library of Alexandria Complex Plaza
The view shows an interior display area inside the library.
Library of Alexandria Complex Plaza
The view show the encircling architecture which links the base to the roof. The view is from the south. The surface of the wall is etched with text in various languages and hieroglyphics.
Library of Alexandria Complex Plaza
A close interior view reveals the cylindrical concrete columns with metal bands, lighting and patterned square wall details.
Library of Alexandria Complex Plaza
The raking view skyward shows the various alphabets and symbols incised into the granite encircling wall.
Library of Alexandria Complex Plaza
The view down from above shows many desks on the lower level and lighted shelving.
Library of Alexandria Complex Plaza
The interior view shows an artwork in one of the display areas and windows above.
Library of Alexandria Complex Plaza
A close detail shows the various texts, alphabets and symbols incised into the granite encircling wall.
Library of Alexandria Complex Plaza
The interior view shows a curving wall with square cut-out texture, upper levels and work stations.
Library of Alexandria Complex Plaza
The view is of the plaza area on the northwest side, adjacent and open to the corniche.
Library of Alexandria Complex Plaza
The close detail shows the ceiling construction and the various elements and the ways in which they meet.
Library of Alexandria Complex Plaza
The interior view shows an upper overlook level, pillars and blue and green lighting decoration on the ceiling.
Library of Alexandria Complex, Conference Center
The view is of the northwest facade with attached pyramidal structures.
Ensemble - Egyptian Traditional Ensemble
Egyptian Ensemble. A) Galabeya. Full-length galabeya of black cotton, with rounded neckline cut at base to for a shallow "V". Caftan style, with long sleeves and slit from hem upwards on right side. Front of galabeya with embroidered and applique decoration. Around neck and front of bodice is floral decoration and scrolls in gold, greens, red, and blue, and central shield-shaped gold satin applique piece with embroidered scroll work in gold and blue. Lower part of galabeya with matching, but inverted similar gold satin appliques with embroidered scrolls, and embroidered floral forms. Long sleeves with thin rectangular embroidered gold bands along wrist. Unlined. B) Head Scarf. Rectangle of fine red fabric, lower edge scalloped. Upper edge with sewn border incorporating spaced gold cylindrical beads. Ends of scarf and scalloped area of lower edge with thin crocheted/sewn band with spaced gold tear-drop beads and simulated gold coins. Applied to center of scarf are two bands of red crocheted/knitted net with gold spherical beads and pendant simulated gold coins.
Ensemble - Nubian Traditional Ensemble
Nubian Ensemble. A) Jirjara robe (Nubian-style young woman's galabeyah) of sheer black machine-made lace with scattered "tendrils" of various sized dots all-over which extend from hem upwards. Full-length, with rounded neckline and slight "V" at front. Full-length sleeves flaring to wrist. B) Under-dress of white cotton embroidered with ancient Egyptian-inspired motifs, including lotus blossoms. Full-length, with rounded neckline with small "V" at front. Neckline edged with green embroidery. Short sleeves edged with similar green embroidery, as are the short slits from the hem upwards. "Bib" at front of upper part of dress with green, yellow, blue, red, and pink embroidery of stylized lotus, scrolls, border lines, etc. Front of skirt with large embroidered motif of lotus(?) growing from bowl, with other blossoms around, in same colors. Back is plain. Unlined. C) Head scarf of very fine black fabric. Triangular in shape, with edging of simulated gold-colored coins. With suite of costume jewelery of gold-colored metal hung with faux coins, consisting of: 1) Necklace. Simple gold chain suspending triangular "net" of gold quaterfoil-shaped links hung with tiers of faux coins. Simple hook fastener. "Cascade" style. 2) Headpiece (?). Formed of two linked triangles of net with 6-lobed openwork links, hung with tiers of faux coins. At center point is large heart-shaped pendant hung with fringe of coins on short beaded strands. 3) Earrings. Pair. Simple hook suspends horizontal bar from which hangs a triangular "cascade" of tiers of faux gold coins hung on a net of quatrefoil-shaped links. 4) Bracelet. Cuff-style openwork wire bracelet with fringe of tiny spherical bells. 5) Bracelet. Cuff-style bracelet of openwork metal hung with a triangular "cascade" of tiers of faux gold coins hung on a net of quatrefoil-shaped links.
Shoes - Egyptian Traditional Ensemble
Shoes. Slip-on, low-heeled, open back slippers of red leather. Toe-box decorated with Egyptian motifs, including lotus flowers and a "Nefertiti" head. Lined in read leather. Black rubber soles. Note: mis-matched pair. Both are left shoes.
[Amenhotep's Colonnade]
Photograph of Amenhotep's colonnade in the temple complex of Luxor, Egypt. A row of columns from Amenhotep's peristyle is visible in the right foreground next to a patch of grass. The colonnade leads into the background on the left side of the frame. More ruins are visible in the background.
[Camel]
Photograph of a camel in Medinet Habu, Egypt. The camel faces the camera in the center foreground. Stone ruins are scattered about behind the camel. Large intersecting stone walls are visible behind the ruins.
Camels and Tourists at the Pyramids of Giza (Gizeh)
View of the Pyramid of Khafre, east flank, with a camel and rider in the foreground.
Camels and Tourists at the Pyramids of Giza (Gizeh)
View of the Pyramid of Khafre, looking northwest, with a tourist camel in the foreground.
Camels and Tourists at the Pyramids of Giza (Gizeh), Khufu
View of the Pyramid of Khufu and the Solar Boat Museum, with a camel and rider in the foreground.
[Colossi of Memnon]
Photograph of the Colossi of Memnon in Thebes, Egypt. The twin statues are visible in the center foreground. The distant rocky hillside is visible in the background.
[Column]
Photograph of a column in the Temple of Amun-Re in Karnuk, Egypt. The column is visible in the foreground. A standing stone figure is visible on the right side of the column. A row of columns is visible in the background.
[Column Bases]
Photograph of columns in Medinet Habu, Egypt. Only the bases of the columns remain. The foreground is divided by lines of column bases. Each base is carved with hieroglyphics and decorative reliefs. The distant hillside is visible in the background.
[Column Bases]
Photograph of column remains in the Temple of Ramses III in Medinet Habu, Egypt. A man in a blue robe is visible in the foreground between the columns. Column bases fill the foreground. Stone walls are visible behind the columns. The columns are decorated with hieroglyphics.
[Columns with Hieroglyphics]
Photograph of columns in the Temple of Amun-Re in Karnak, Egypt. In the foreground, a metal track leads between two rows of stone columns into the background. A man with an umbrella walks next to the track in the foreground. The columns are decorated with carved hieroglyphics.
[Corridor of Sphinxes]
Photograph of a corridor of sphinxes seen from above at the Temple of Amun-Re in Karnak, Egypt. The stone sphinxes form two lines on either side of a dirt path leading up to an empty foundation. In the background, a street and surrounding buildings are visible.
[Egypt]
Photograph of ruins in Egypt. Multiple people are visible in the foreground. A long passageway lined with stone pillars is visible behind the people. One large pillar stands out at the of the line. A doorway is visible in the background at the end of the passageway.
Ensemble - Nubian Traditional Ensemble
Nubian Ensemble. A) Jirjara robe (Nubian-style young woman's galabeya) of sheer black machine made lace with floral pattern woven into the lace. Full-length, with rounded neckline. Wide rounded, almost boat-neckline edged with row of large, spaced golden discs. A second row of gold discs runs slightly lower across upper chest. Long sleeves with slight cuffs. Dropped waist with wide horizontal pin-tucks. Skirt gathered into sewn band just below bottom pin-tuck. B) Under-dress of blue cotton printed with ancient Egyptian-inspired motifs including lotus and flying birds, done in gold, red, and black. Full-length, with "keyhole" neckline, lower part of keyhole with scalloped edge. Slits at side seams from hem up to mid-calf. Very short sleeves. Garment cut to create very slight "A"-line shape, by cutting in under arms. Unlined. C) Head scarf of very fine black fabric. Triangular in shape, with edging of crochet/knitting of black yarn threaded with small clear crystal/glass cylindrical beads. Outer edge of beaded loop "tassels" of the same beads.
[Great Pyramid of Giza]
Photograph of the Great Pyramid of Giza. The stone step structure of the pyramid is visible in the foreground. Three men (two in uniform) walk on the steps.
[Hathor Relief]
Photograph of a wall relief in the Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut of Deir el-Bahri, Egypt. The colored relief of a cow (the god Hathor) is visible in the bottom foreground. Above the relief, a stone figure sits atop the wall.
[Hatshepsut Pillars]
Photograph of two stone pillars of the Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut in Deir el-Bahri, Egypt. The tops of the pillars are visible in the foreground. Female faces are carved into the stone sides of the pillars.
[Hieroglyphics]
Photograph of hieroglyphics carved into a stone wall in the Temple of Amun-Re in Karnak, Egypt. Part of a column with hieroglyphic carvings is visible on the right side of the frame. The wall fills the rest of the frame.
[Karnak, Egypt]
Photograph of the Temple of Amun-Re in Karnak, Egypt. A path lined with columns cuts down the center of the image. In front of each column line is a seated stone figure. Other columns and surrounding ruins are visible in the foreground and background.
[Karnak Obelisk]
Photograph of an obelisk in the Temple of Amun-Re in Karnak, Egypt. A long pathway lined with stone columns leads to the obelisk in the background.
[Karnak Temple Complex]
Photograph of the temple complex of Karnak, Egypt. In the foreground, the ruins of a temple are visible. A man in a white robe with a blue umbrella is visible in the foreground amongst the ruins. A mass of excavated bricks is visible behind the temple walls. Palm trees are visible in the background.
King Amenhotep II with Double Crown
A sculpture of the bust of King Amenhotep II with a double crown.
[Line of Sphinxes]
Photograph of a line of stone sphinxes at the Temple of Amun-Re in Karnak, Egypt. The line leads from foreground to background. The sphinxes are in various levels of deterioration. A large brick wall with a metal gate is visible at the end of the line of sphinxes.
[Luxor Temple]
Photograph of the Luxor Temple in Luxor, Egypt. Grass and a palm tree are visible in the right foreground. The ruins of the temple are visible next to the patch of grass.
[Luxor Temple Entrance]
Photograph of the entrance to the Luxor Temple in Luxor, Egypt. The two large entrance walls are visible in the foreground. A large obelisk and two stone statues are visible in front of the wall. A man walks towards the camera in the foreground. A portion of the temple ruins is visible through the opening in the wall.
[Man and Umbrella]
Photograph of a man and an umbrella at the Temple of Amun-Re in Karnak, Egypt. A man in a white robe and cap stands on the dirt ground in front of a large stone wall. A white and blue umbrella is visible next to the man. The umbrella is open and sitting on the ground.