Kostamneh: 'Foundations of Roman Turret'

Scope and Content

Image of the foundation of a turret and a wall inside the fortress of Ikkur at Kostamneh. 'Foundation of Roman turret and wall in fortress at Kostamneh' and 'K06 408' are written on the negative in pencil. Handwritten note with negative state '2 prints 1906 Foundations of Roman Turret + wall inside fortress at Kostamneh looking S 408' and 'Nubia album 'Nubia, negadeh, Hissayeh K'06/408 S.1.8'. Album print marked 'K06 408' and 'L.1.8'. List with album states 'Kostamneh foundations of the Roman turret + wall inside fortress looking south. 408'.

Conditions Governing Use

Garstang's copyright expires in 2026 (70 years after his death). The copyright of the digital images lie with the University of Liverpool.

Related Material

A print of the negative can be found in JG/K/1/2, photo 11. Photograph published in Garstang’s Mar 1906 excavation report from Esna, (JG/4/1), labelled ‘Roman fortress about V or VI century AD built within the Egyptian’.

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