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    • Nag Hammadi dig

    • Excavations (Archaeology) - Egypt; Deserts - Egypt; Cliffs; Landscapes; Photography of rocks; Rocks; Scholars; Talus (Geology); Headgear; Archaeological sites; Jabal al-Ṭārif (Egypt); Landscapes - Egypt; Talus (Geology)
    • Workers discuss the dig in the talus at Nag Hammadi.
    • Muḥammad 'Alī Khalīfah al-Sammān

    • Cliffs; Deserts - Egypt; Dwellings; Egyptians; Headgear; Men's clothing; Al Qaṣr (Egypt); Deserts - Egypt; Muḥammad 'Alī Khalīfah al-Sammān; Naj' Ḥammādī (Egypt)
    • Egyptian identified as Muḥammad 'Alī Khalīfah al-Sammān, the man who discovered the Nag Hammadi codices, poses for photograph with Naj' Ḥammādī town in background.
    • Labib Habachi at Nag Hammadi dig

    • Clothing and dress - Egypt; Desert soils; Deserts - Egypt; Egypt - Antiquities; Excavations (Archaeology) - Egypt; Formations (Geology); Habachi, Labib, 1906-1984; Headgear; Landscapes; Photography of rocks; Jabal al-Ṭārif (Egypt); Rocks
    • Labib Habachi works at the Nag Hammadi site at Jabal al-Ṭārif cliff.
    • Caves at Jabal al-Ṭārif

    • Caves; Excavations (Archaeology) - Egypt; Talus (Geology); Cliffs; Jabal al-Ṭārif (Egypt); Deserts - Egypt
    • Cave T 8, also called "Psalms cave," on the left and Proskynesis cave on the right. Brush and desert land in the foreground.
    • Jabal al-Ṭārif cliff

    • Cliffs; Talus (Geology); Naj' Ḥammādī (Egypt); Jabal al-Ṭārif (Egypt); Deserts - Egypt
    • At the foot of the Jabal al-Ṭārif cliff located along the Nile River near Naj' Ḥammādī.
    • Postcard of a brick structure, Egypt

    • Bricks; Structures; Landscapes; Deserts - Egypt; Excavations (Archaeology) - Egypt; Landscapes - Egypt
    • Ruins of a brick structure in the Egyptian desert. This postcard was made from a photograph by James Robinson and his family.
    • al-Qaṣr

    • Qaṣr (Egypt); Egyptians; Deserts - Egypt
    • Buildings and other town elements at al-Qaṣr as seen from across a desert at foreground.
    • Man in desert

    • Deserts; Cliffs; Jabal al-Ṭārif (Egypt); Deserts - Egypt; Portraits; Clothing and dress - Egypt
    • An unidentified member of the Nag Hammadi excavation poses for a picture below the Jabal al-Ṭārif cliff, the discovery site of the codices.
    • Egyptian crowd

    • Children; Clothing and dress - Egypt; Egyptians; Headgear; Men's clothing; Trees; Buildings; Deserts - Egypt; Cities and towns
    • A crowd of Egyptian men and children gather in front of a large building and beside a large dirt pit dug in the ground.
    • Al-Qaṣr

    • Qaṣr (Egypt); Dwellings; Regionalism in architecture; Desert landscape architecture; Buildings; Cities and towns; Deserts - Egypt; Desert soils
    • Buildings and trees in al-Qaṣr (Chenoboskeia), Egypt. Writing on the reverse side of the image reads: "El Kasr (chenoboskeion) from the south".
    • Hedrick at Al Qaṣr

    • Al Qaṣr (Egypt); Scholars; Hedrick, Charles W.; Deserts - Egypt; Monasteries; Archaeological surveying; Men's clothing; Women
    • Charles Hedrick bends down to look closely at something on the ground at Al Qaṣr. A woman stands in the background.
    • Jabal al-Ṭārif cliff

    • Cliffs; Desert soils; Deserts - Egypt; Formations (Geology); Landscapes; Nature; Photography of rocks; Rocks; Talus (Geology); Stratigraphic correlation; Mountains; Jabal al-Ṭārif (Egypt)
    • Clifftop of Jabal al-Ṭārif, a large landform on the Nile River where the Nag Hammadi codices were discovered.
    • Excavation site at Jabal al-Ṭārif cliff

    • Antiquities; Desert soils; Deserts - Egypt; Egypt - Antiquities; Excavations (Archaeology) - Egypt; Formations (Geology); Jabal al-Ṭārif (Egypt); Rocks; Naj' Ḥammādī (Egypt)
    • A hole that has been excavated by the Nag Hammadi team. Measuring devices are seen inside the hole for size comparison.
    • Jabal al-Ṭārif cliff

    • Cliffs; Desert soils; Deserts - Egypt; Formations (Geology); Landscapes; Nature; Photography of rocks; Rocks; Talus (Geology); Stratigraphic correlation; Mountains; Jabal al-Ṭārif (Egypt)
    • Clifftop of Jabal al-Ṭārif, a large landform on the Nile River where the Nag Hammadi codices were discovered.
    • Robinson and others at foot of cliff

    • Antiquities; Desert soils; Deserts - Egypt; Egypt - Antiquities; Excavations (Archaeology) - Egypt; Formations (Geology); Rocks; Robinson, James McConkey, 1924-; Scholars; Cliffs; Talus (Geology)
    • James Robinson and two others stand at the foot of a cliff in the talus near the Nag Hammadi dig location.
    • Worn painting on rock in T 66

    • Animals; Antiquities; Archaeological surveying; Art objects; Caves; Deserts - Egypt; Egypt - Antiquities; Excavations (Archaeology) - Egypt; Hieroglyphics; Paintings; Tombs; Walls; Naj' Ḥammādī (Egypt); Jabal al-Ṭārif (Egypt)
    • Painted scene with hieroglyphs in cave T 66, also know as the Sixth Dynasty tomb, at the base of the Jabal al-Ṭārif cliff.
    • Base of Jabal al-Ṭārif

    • Cliffs; Desert soils; Deserts - Egypt; Formations (Geology); Landscapes; Nature; Photography of rocks; Rocks; Talus (Geology); Stratigraphic correlation; Mountains; Jabal al-Ṭārif (Egypt); Naj' Ḥammādī (Egypt)
    • Caves are almost hidden by talus and rubble at the base of Jabal al-Ṭārif, a large cliff on the Nile River near Naj' Ḥammādī. The Nag Hammadi codices were discovered buried in talus, a collection of sediment blown by the wind.
    • Jabal al-Ṭārif talus

    • Caves; Cliffs; Deserts - Egypt; Desert soils; Excavations (Archaeology) - Egypt; Landscapes; Mountains; Photography of rocks; Rocks; Jabal al-Ṭārif (Egypt); Naj' Ḥammādī (Egypt)
    • Before excavation, the caves were almost hidden by talus and rubble at the base of Jabal al-Ṭārif, a large cliff on the Nile River near Naj' Ḥammādī. The Nag Hammadi codices were discovered buried in talus, a collection of sediment blown by...

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