Thursday, 13 August 2009
Image 17 - Ali buying antiquities (1899)
Hilda letter, Dandara Feb 6 1898:
“Ali is a great bargainer and is very proud of his successes in marketing.”
Hilda letter, second year at Abydos, November 1900 (Drower 2004: 160:
“Ali is delightful as ever ... He is now in a full place in cemetery E where plenty of good XII-XVIII things are turning up, and is very useful in working with 4 gangs of men at once, and training new recruits from Quft.