1913 Article Mount Sinai Phil Riley Howard Cox Moses Jebel Jabal Moussa CLA1


This is an original 1913 2 page article titled, "Country Life Abroad," conducted by Alfred H. Loomis. The sub-article is titled "An Ascent of Mount Sinai," by S. H. The article begins, "Our rendezvous was Suez. The party consisted of four persons, each hailing from a different country. One was a German, another a Swede, another an Arab, and one an American. We took boat from Suez, after getting our perfmit from the Egyptian War department to visit the Sinai Peninsula. We also had letters of recommendation to the convent on Mount Sinai from the Greek Convent at Cairo." Please see additional images and note that the 2 pages are printed on 1 page-- front and back.


This 98+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Article; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 9.75 x 14 inches; 25 x 36 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: Mount Horeb, Moses, Jebel Mousa, Mountain of Moses, Monastery of St. Catherine, Sinai Range, Jabal Musa, Gabal Musa