This amateur keepsake album includes the earliest known photographs of India dating from 1843 - 1845. In addition to these photographs, the album contains sketches, engravings, ink manuscript prose, and autographs.
Sketch by the artist Nebnefer of a kneeling goddess, either Isis or Nepthys, from Thebes, Valley of the Kings. Ink on limestone, height: 25.5 cm. New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty. Now in the Egyptian Museum, Cairo.