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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms fr-06258
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  209 x 133mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-1b
Language:  French
Place:  Boulaq
Date:  1886-06-14
Short summary:  Information that the author has resigned from his post as director of the museum of Boulaq and that he is returning to France and to Paris in September, the reason for this is mainly the bad healt of his wife, who cannot stand the Egyptian climate; description of the conditions under which the author has been forced to live during his five years in Egypt
Person:  Maspero, Gaston, 1846-1916, Egyptologist, author
Person:  Ebers, Georg Moritz, 1837-1898, Egyptologist, addressee
Person:  Grébaut, Eugène, 1846-1915, Egyptologist, person referred to
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Service de conservation des antiquités de l'Égypte, Direction générale des musées (Institution)
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