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Gold of the Pharaohs an exhibition provided by the Egyptian Antiquities Organisation. by Colin A. Hope

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Published by International Cultural Corporation of Australia in Sydney, NSW .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Catalogue of an exhibition held at: Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, 17 Aug - 2 Oct 1988 ; Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth, 18 Oct - 27 Nov 1988 ; Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 14 Dec 1988 - 5 Mar 1989 ; Museum of Victoria, Melbourne, 22 Mar - 11 Jun 1989.

ContributionsInternational Cultural Corporation of Australia Limited., Museum of Victoria.
The Physical Object
Pagination143p. :
Number of Pages143
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22037331M
ISBN 100642137749

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