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Tell es Sâfy, the supposed site of Gath. An isolated hill of irregular form sixteen miles from the seashore. A shrine dedicated to El Khudr (St. George) stands on the highest point, six hundred and ninety-three feet above the sea. The Roman road runs north and south on the eastern side of the Tell.

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Tell es Sâfy, the supposed site of Gath. An isolated hill of irregular form sixteen miles from the seashore.  A shrine dedicated to El Khudr (St. George) stands on the highest point, six hundred and ninety-three feet above the sea.  The Roman road runs north and south on the eastern side of the Tell.

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Tell es Sâfy, the supposed site of Gath. An isolated hill of irregular form sixteen miles from the seashore. A shrine dedicated to El Khudr (St. George) stands on the highest point, six hundred and ninety-three feet above the sea. The Roman road runs north and south on the eastern side of the Tell.
Names
Wilson, Charles William, Sir (1836-1905) (Author)
Collection

Picturesque Palestine, Sinai and Egypt.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1881 - 1884
Place: New York
Publisher: D. Appleton
Library locations
Dorot Jewish Division
Shelf locator: *PWC+ (Wilson, C. W. Picturesque Palestine, Sinai and Egypt. 1881)
Topics
Leaves
Bodies of water -- Middle East
Shrines -- Middle East
Genres
Wood engravings
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Colonel Wilson, ed.
Physical Description
Extent: 21 x 16.5 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG794840631-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b10607452
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 46935f50-c5f3-012f-acb4-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1836: Creator Born
  • 1881: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1905: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. "Tell es Sâfy, the supposed site of Gath. An isolated hill of irregular form sixteen miles from the seashore. A shrine dedicated to El Khudr (St. George) stands on the highest point, six hundred and ninety-three feet above the sea. The Roman road runs north and south on the eastern side of the Tell." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1881 - 1884. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-5f59-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. "Tell es Sâfy, the supposed site of Gath. An isolated hill of irregular form sixteen miles from the seashore. A shrine dedicated to El Khudr (St. George) stands on the highest point, six hundred and ninety-three feet above the sea. The Roman road runs north and south on the eastern side of the Tell." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 22, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-5f59-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. (1881 - 1884). Tell es Sâfy, the supposed site of Gath. An isolated hill of irregular form sixteen miles from the seashore. A shrine dedicated to El Khudr (St. George) stands on the highest point, six hundred and ninety-three feet above the sea. The Roman road runs north and south on the eastern side of the Tell. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-5f59-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Tell es Sâfy, the supposed site of Gath. An isolated hill of irregular form sixteen miles from the seashore.  A shrine dedicated to El Khudr (St. George) stands on the highest point, six hundred and ninety-three feet above the sea.  The Roman road runs north and south on the eastern side of the Tell.