Treasures of Tutankhamun, Held at the British Museum 1972, First Edition, 1972. SOLD.
Published by The British Museum. Printed by Westerham Press Ltd, 1972. Dimensions : 240mm x 209mm x 11mm. Weight : 0.540kg net. Condition : Good.
Treasures of Tutankhamun, sponsored by the Trustees of the British Museum, The Times and the Sunday Times. Held at the British Museum 1972. A loan exhibition from the Department of Antiquities of the Arab Republic of Egypt to mark the fiftieth anniversary of the discovery of the tomb of Tutankhamun. Colour plates Copyright George Rainbird Ltd 1963, 1972. Designed by the Exhibition Office of the British Museum. Printed by Westerham Press Ltd. Bound by Cox and Wyman, Fakenham.
Dimensions : 240mm x 209mm x 11mm.
8vo, unnumbered light gloss pages.
Many black and white illustrations and 16 pages of full colour gloss photographs.
Condition/Notes : Good. Front pictorial cover good with light wear to edges. Back similar with a crease to the lower lh corner. Spine good with creases and some wear. Pages all good with toning to the edges. Colour plates good; plate 23 has light crease to top rh corner. Binding generally tight but strain to bind between last colour plate 50 and following Catalogue title page. Fully intact.