Philadelphia: The University Museum, University of Pennsylvania, 1955. Softcover. Textured blue wraps with black lettering. vi + 93 pp. + 45 plates with bw illustrations, including 2 folding plans; large, folding map of Memphis 1955 in pocket at back. VG, clean, tight text and plates/map but with some wear to covers (tape-repaired tear at spine, fading to edges, wrinkling at back pocket; art museum ex-lib. copy with pocket, sticker, and small stamp). Item #151292
Provides details about the excavations at the southwest corner of the enclosure wall of The Great Temple of Ptah in the ancient city of Memphis, Egypt (NOT the one in Tennessee...). With an introduction, an architectural study of the site, essay about Tomb Z and its contents, numerous kinds of pottery and flints, the embalming house of the Apis Bulls, a descriptive text for the Map of Memphis. The report on this project concludes in the volume "Mit Rahineh 1956."
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