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Approximately Fifty-five Stereo Views of Constantinople and the Middle East

Auction:
2447
Lot:
427
Sold for:
$444$375

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2447
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 25, 2009 10:00AM

Description:

Approximately Fifty-five Stereo Views of Constantinople and the Middle East, thirty-three by P. Sebah, 439 Gde. Rue de Pera, Constantinople, on orange card mounts with inscriptions on reverse, including scenes of mosques, markets, streets, and people in Cairo and Constantinople, (faded); twenty-four of the Holy Land, Palestine and Syria by L.L. Paris, on yellow card mounts, (faded); four unmarked views of Jerusalem on yellow mounts with pasted inscriptions on reverse: 4017 "Tower of David - From Inside the City," 4019 "The Golden Gate - From Outside," 4020 "Damascus Gate," 4036 "Convent of the Holy Cross"; two views of Jerusalem by J.A., 2802 "Mur de Salomon" and 2745 "Chaire d'Omar (Mosque d'Omar)" on yellow mounts; and an unmarked view 4277 of the Golden Gate on yellow mount, with pen insription on reverse.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

Cairo, Constantinople, Land, Paris, Palestine, Syria, Tower of David, Salomon