Kostamneh: 'Roman Fortress'

Scope and Content

Image of the interior of the fortress of Ikkur near Kostamneh. Workers can been seen in the background in the process of excavation. '409' has been written on the negative in pencil. Handwritten note with negative states 'T340 Fortress - Roman Kostamneh Nubia 1906'. List in album states 'T340 Roman Fortress Kostamneh K'06 409'.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

The bottom corner of the negative has been lost.

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 12. Photograph published in Garstang’s Mar 1906 excavation report from Esna, (JG/4/1), labelled ‘View showing relation of Roman foundation to Egyptian Walls’.

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