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Egypt Klamath Old Postcard Cairo Pyramids Giza from East, Camels, Pyramides GizeVintage Colour Art Drawn Egyptian Old Post card. Klamath Artist Signed. Africa Egypte Egypt. Le Caire Cairo, Camels. Camel Caravan. Pyramides de Gize. Pyramids of Giza. Sunset.
The Great Pyramid of Giza built by Cheops 2900 B.C. and the Sphinx, reckoned amongst the greatest wonders of the world. The Sphinx was shaped from a mass of rock in the time of King Khephren (IV Dynasty 2850 B.C.) & represents the head of the King with the body of a lion. It was disfigured by a fanatical Sheikh in 1380 A.D.
Publisher: The Cairo Postcard Trust
Series No: 1081,1.
Background: Giza (Arabic, الجيزة, transliterated al-ǧīzah; pronounced in the Egyptian Arabic dialect of Cairo al-Gīza; also sometimes rendered in English as Gizeh, Ghizeh, or Geezeh) is a town in Egypt on the left bank of the Nile river, across from the old city of Cairo, and now part of the greater Cairo metropolis. It is the capital of Al Jizah governorate, and is located in the northeast of this governorate, near its border.
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