[Egyptian temple ruins]

Unknownabout 1860–1880

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

View looking towards the interior of temple ruins. Wide columns are still standing and supporting the structure. One of the exterior walls is carved with hieroglyphs and a relief sculpture of ancient Egyptian figures.The columns line an interior hallway and cast shadows across the ground.


  • Title: [Egyptian temple ruins]
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: about 1860–1880
  • Location Created: Egypt
  • Physical Dimensions: 9.4 × 11.7 cm (3 11/16 × 4 5/8 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Tinted albumen silver print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XP.1429.18
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Unknown
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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