Ruins of a large temple complex, seen across a body of water. Palm trees are in the foreground. A double view intended for stereoscope use, mounted within a book.


  • Title: Temples on the Island of Philae
  • Creator: Francis Frith
  • Date Created: 1859–1860
  • Physical Dimensions: 7.3 × 14 cm (2 7/8 × 5 1/2 in.)
  • Type: Stereograph
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XM.633.69
  • Culture: English
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Francis Frith (English, 1822 - 1898)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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