Image of the Fortress near Kostamneh. Several excavation trenches can be seen around the site, including some in process of excavation. The River Nile can be seen in the background. 'L.1.2' and 'T311' are written on the negative. Handwritten note with negative states 'T311 The fortress opposite Kostamneh, excavations at Hierakonpolis, at Esna or in Nubia'. Album print marked 'K06 402', 'T311 (1.F2)' and 'L.1.2'.
Kostamneh: 'The Fortress opposite Kostamneh'
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- ReferenceGB 3431 JG/K/4/1/3
- Former ReferenceGB 3431 K.73GB 3431 L1.2
- Dates of Creation1906
- Physical Description1 silver gelatine dry plate glass negative (188mm x 125mm)
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Negative shows signs of light damage including silvering.
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Garstang's copyright expires in 2026 (70 years after his death). The copyright of the digital images lie with the University of Liverpool.
Published in Garstang ‘Excavations at Hierakonpolis, at Esna, and in Nubia’ (1906), Annales du service des Antiquités de L’Égypte, Vol.VIII, pl. X, entitled ‘The fortress oppersite Kostamneh, Nubia’.