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    • Title: [Drawings of Egyptian antiquities]
      • Author: Preissler, Johann Justin, 1698-1771.
      • Description: 7 drawings : Conté crayon, pencil, ink, or watercolor on paper ; 10 x 13 cm.-30 x 22 cm.
      • Citation: Brooklyn Museum Libraries. Wilbour Library of Egyptology. Special Collections
      • Imprint: [between 1725 and 1771?]
      • Date: [between 1725 and 1771?]
      • Call Number: N367.1 P91
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