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Biblical text, Ezion-Geber (Jeziret Faraun, Israel)

Major collection: Science & Technology
Named collection: Harold E. Edgerton Collection
Object type: color slide
Maker: Edgerton, Harold Eugene
Place made: United States
Date made: 1974-12-
Materials: 35mm film; cardboard
Site location: Jeziret al-Faraun, Gulf of Aqaba, Israel
Measurements: 2" x 2"

Biblical text (I Kings Ch. 9, 26-28) in reference to King Solomon and the ancient site of Ezion-Geber (possibly Jeziret Faraun (Pharaoh's Island, Gulf of Aqaba, Israel); subject of sonar and magnetometer survey in 1971. (CC)


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