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Sandstone Collection

Background imageSandstone Collection: Lindores Abbey, Newburgh, Scotland

Lindores Abbey, Newburgh, Scotland
Lindores Abbey - situated near the Tay, on the East side of the town of Newburgh, Fife, Scotland. The best preserved structures (pictured here) are the south-west gateway (through the precinct wall)

Background imageSandstone Collection: Eye of Horus. False door of Senenmut. Egypt

Eye of Horus. False door of Senenmut. Egypt
False door of Senenmut, architect and official government. Detail of the Eye of Horus. Sandstone. New Kingdom. 18th Dynasty. 1480-1460 BC. West Thebes. Neues Museum. Berlin. Germany

Background imageSandstone Collection: Al Khazneh Temple, Petra, Jordan

Al Khazneh Temple, Petra, Jordan
Al Khazneh (The Treasury) Temple, Petra, Jordan, carved out of the sandstone rock face. Date: 20th century

Background imageSandstone Collection: Petra - The Treasury, Jordan

Petra - The Treasury, Jordan
Petra - The Treasury (Al Khazneh), Jordan - the fallen pillar was restored in the 1960s - 4th century BC Building of the Nabatean Culture. Date: circa 1920s

Background imageSandstone Collection: The Barbarine - first climbed 1905 - Germany

The Barbarine - first climbed 1905 - Germany
The Barbarine - the best-known, free-standing rock formation in the German part of the Elbe Sandstone Mountains. The pinnacle is the symbol of Saxon Switzerland

Background imageSandstone Collection: Phoenix Tower, Chester, Cheshire

Phoenix Tower, Chester, Cheshire
Phoenix Tower, which stands at the northeast corner of the city walls in Chester, Cheshire, England. Originating in the 13th century

Background imageSandstone Collection: Red sandstone caves, Stourport-on-Severn, Worcestershire

Red sandstone caves, Stourport-on-Severn, Worcestershire - Painted by landscape artist Alfred Robert Quinton for the Sevenoaks based publishing and printing company J

Background imageSandstone Collection: Chiddingstone High Street

Chiddingstone High Street. One of the prettiest villages in Kent, and perhaps England, Chiddingstone is a beautiful example of a Tudor one-street village

Background imageSandstone Collection: Epitaph of Maththaios, Bishop of Faras. May-June, 766

Epitaph of Maththaios, Bishop of Faras. May-June, 766. Sandstone. Cathedral of Faras (Sudan). Faras Gallery. National Museum. Warsaw. Poland. Date: 2018

Background imageSandstone Collection: Fragment of door post. 6th-8th centuries. Sandstone

Fragment of door post. 6th-8th centuries. Sandstone. From Faras Cathedral (Sudan). Faras Gallery. National Museum. Warsaw. Poland. Date: 2018

Background imageSandstone Collection: Fragment of a frieze. Apse of First Cathedral. 7th century

Fragment of a frieze. Apse of First Cathedral. 7th century
Fragment of the frieze from the apse of the First Cathedral. 7th century. Sandstone with traces of polychromy. Cathedral of Faras (Sudan). Faras Gallery. National Museum. Warsaw. Poland. Date: 2018

Background imageSandstone Collection: Founding Inscription of Bishop Paulos

Founding Inscription of Bishop Paulos
The Founding Inscription of Bishop Paulos. It commemorates the renovation of the cathedral in 707. Greek. Sandstone. Detail. From Faras (Sudan). Faras Gallery. National Museum. Warsaw. Poland

Background imageSandstone Collection: Hall's Gap, Victoria

Hall's Gap, Victoria
This landscape oil painting shows Hall's Gap, well known for its sandstone mountains and wildflowers in Victoria, Australia. Date: circa 1922

Background imageSandstone Collection: Gravestone of Benjamin, son of Mordecai. From the Jewish Com

Gravestone of Benjamin, son of Mordecai. From the Jewish Com
Gravestone of Benjamin, son of Mordecai. 1284. From the Jewish Community Cemetery Spandau, near Berlin. Sandstone. German Historical Museum. Berlin. Germany

Background imageSandstone Collection: 13th Century BC 19th Dynasty 1213 1279 Altar

13th Century BC 19th Dynasty 1213 1279 Altar
13th, century, BC, 19th, Dynasty, 1213, 1279, altar, ancient, age, Ancient, Egypt, animal, Art, basket, British, Museum, Cartouche, cobra, death, egyptian, England, form, goddess, Great, Britain

Background imageSandstone Collection: Roman Mausoleum of Fabara (2nd century A. C. )

Roman Mausoleum of Fabara (2nd century A. C. )
Roman Mausoleum of Fabara, dedicated to Lucius Emilio Lupo. 2nd century A.C. Aragon. Spain

Background imageSandstone Collection: Fredensborg Palace Gardens - Normandsalen - Denmark

Fredensborg Palace Gardens - Normandsalen - Denmark
The Valley of the Norsemen - Farmers and fishermen in stone at Normandsalen - Sculpture museum in Fredensborg, Denmark. The creator of the collection was the Norwegian post driver Jorgen Christensen

Background imageSandstone Collection: The Grand Canyon of Arizona from Bright Angel hotel

The Grand Canyon of Arizona from Bright Angel hotel
Vintage c.1900 century photograph: the Grand Canyon of Arizona viewed from the Bright Angel hotel

Background imageSandstone Collection: Wall of Jerusalem, Mount of Olives, Palestine, Israel, Holy

Wall of Jerusalem, Mount of Olives, Palestine, Israel, Holy
Vintage early 20th century photograph - city wall of Jerusalem, Mount of Olives, Palestine, Israel, Holy Land

Background imageSandstone Collection: Market Hall and Town Hall at Chipping Campden, Glos

Market Hall and Town Hall at Chipping Campden, Glos
The Market Hall (built in 1627) and Town Hall at Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire, England. circa 1910s

Background imageSandstone Collection: Steam ship landing on River Elbe - Dresden, Germany

Steam ship landing on River Elbe - Dresden, Germany
Steam ship landing (jetty, quay) on the banks of the River Elbe with the Augustus Bridge at Dresden, Saxony, Germany. This 12-arch sandstone bridge was replaced between 1907-1910. circa 1903

Background imageSandstone Collection: Nelsons Column (1840-1843). Trafalgar Square. London

Nelsons Column (1840-1843). Trafalgar Square. London
Nelsons Column (1840-1843). Designed by William Railton (1800-1877), was built to commemorate Admiral Horatio Nelson (1758-1805). Corinthian order and Dartmor granite

Background imageSandstone Collection: Statue of God Sebiumeker

Statue of God Sebiumeker. Probably 1st century BC. Sandstone. From Meroe, Sudan. Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Copenhagen. Denmark

Background imageSandstone Collection: Delhi, India - Alai Darwaza

Delhi, India - Alai Darwaza
Alai Darwaza (Alauddin Gate) - the southern gateway of the Quwwat-ul-Islam Mosque in Qutb complex, Mehrauli, Delhi, India

Background imageSandstone Collection: Stack Polly and Monarchs of the Glen, Ullapool

Stack Polly and Monarchs of the Glen, Ullapool
Stack Polly (Stac Pollaidh) and Monarchs of the Glen, Ullapool - a village of around 1, 500 inhabitants in Ross and Cromarty, Scottish Highlands, located around 45 miles north-west of Inverness

Background imageSandstone Collection: Beneath one of the the sheer stone faces ofs Hostal quarry

Beneath one of the the sheer stone faces ofs Hostal quarry
A woman photographer looks very small beneath one of the the sheer stone faces ofs Hostal stone quarry, Ciutedella, Menorca Date: 2008

Background imageSandstone Collection: The Treasury, Petra, Jordan

The Treasury, Petra, Jordan
The Treasury, Al Khazneh, Petra, seen through the narrow rock entrance gap of the Petra ravine, or Siq. A horse and rider is silhouetted against the light Date: circa 1995

Background imageSandstone Collection: Standing Buddha. From Sarnath, India. 5th century AD. Gupta

Standing Buddha. From Sarnath, India. 5th century AD. Gupta period. British Museum. London. England. United Kingdom

Background imageSandstone Collection: Tomb plate of Heinrich Beyer Boppard (d. 1376) and his wife L

Tomb plate of Heinrich Beyer Boppard (d. 1376) and his wife L
Tomb plate of Heinrich Beyer Boppard. Viscount of Boppard (d.1376) and his wife Lisa von Pyrmont (d.1399). From the Benedictine Monastery of Marienberg, 1399. Red Sandstone

Background imageSandstone Collection: Stele with Liyanite dedication to the God Dhu Ghabat. 5th-2n

Stele with Liyanite dedication to the God Dhu Ghabat. 5th-2nd century BC. Red sandstone; 86x37x30cm al- Ula. Departament of Archaeology Museum, King Saud University, Riyadh. Saudi Arabia. Pre-Islam

Background imageSandstone Collection: Pharaoh Akhenaten or Nefertiti. Relief. El-Amarna. Egypt

Pharaoh Akhenaten or Nefertiti. Relief. El-Amarna. Egypt
Relief of a pharaoh Akhenaten or Nefertiti. Sandstone. Probably from Karnak, Egypt. Amarna Period. Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Copenhagen. Denmark

Background imageSandstone Collection: Stigmaria ficoides, fossil root

Stigmaria ficoides, fossil root
This root is preserved in tough Carboniferous sandstone. Stigmaria is the name given to roots of the giant lycopod (prehistoric spore-bearing plant) Lepidodendron

Background imageSandstone Collection: Delhi - The Alai Darwaza Gateway - The Qutb complex

Delhi - The Alai Darwaza Gateway - The Qutb complex
Delhi - The Alai Darwaza, the main gateway from southern side of the Quwwat-ul-Islam Mosque. Built by the second Khilji Sultan of Delhi, Ala-ud-din Khilji in 1311 AD

Background imageSandstone Collection: Maseru Hospital, Basutoland, South Africa

Maseru Hospital, Basutoland, South Africa
Maseru Hospital, Basutoland (now Lesotho), South Africa. This two-storey sandstone building was constructed circa 1904 with approximately thirty beds. Date: circa 1904

Background imageSandstone Collection: Palmyra, Syria - The Tower of Elahbel

Palmyra, Syria - The Tower of Elahbel
The Tower of Elahbel (also known as Tower 13, or Kubbet el Arus) a four-storey sandstone tower tomb near the ancient city of Palmyra in Syria

Background imageSandstone Collection: Sandstone figure of the seated Buddha. 5th century. Sarnath

Sandstone figure of the seated Buddha. 5th century. Sarnath. Eastern India. British Museum. London. England. United Kingdom

Background imageSandstone Collection: False door of Senenmut. Egypt

False door of Senenmut. Egypt
False door of Senenmut, architect and official government. Sandstone. New Kingdom. 18th Dynasty. 1480-1460 BC. West Thebes. Neues Museum. Berlin. Germany

Background imageSandstone Collection: Colossal head problably from Thutmose I. Egypt

Colossal head problably from Thutmose I. Egypt
Colossal sandstone head of an egyptian pharaoh, probably Thutmose I. Around 1500 BC. 18th Dynasty. New Kingdom. From Karnak, Thebes. British Museum. London. United Kingdom

Background imageSandstone Collection: Temple of Horus. Columns. Edfu. Egypt

Temple of Horus. Columns. Edfu. Egypt
Temple of Horus. Built in the Ptolemaic period between 237 and 57 BC. Columns. Edfu. Egypt

Background imageSandstone Collection: Stela E in Quirigua, Guatemala, Guatemala

Stela E in Quirigua, Guatemala, Guatemala
Ruins of Quirigua, an ancient Maya archaeological site in the department of Izabal in south-eastern Guatemala. The monuments at Quirigua include unusually large stelae elaborately carved from single

Background imageSandstone Collection: Stela K - Ruins of Quirigua, Guatemala

Stela K - Ruins of Quirigua, Guatemala
The photograph shows the west side of a carved stone stela known by archaeologists as Stela K, created during the reign of Jade Sky (early 9th century)

Background imageSandstone Collection: Protopteris punctata, fossil fern tree

Protopteris punctata, fossil fern tree
A sandstone cast of a cyathacecus tree fern from Shaftesbury Dorset, presented by W. Batten

Background imageSandstone Collection: Fossil bearing rocks, Abu Dhabi

Fossil bearing rocks, Abu Dhabi
6 million years old sandstone, fossil bearing rocks. Emirate of Abu Dhabi

Background imageSandstone Collection: Entrance pylon of Ramesses II in the Luxor Temple, Egypt

Entrance pylon of Ramesses II in the Luxor Temple, Egypt
Side view on the entrance pylon of the Luxor Temple in Upper Egypt, built by Ramesses II whose statues and obelisk stand in front of it

Background imageSandstone Collection: The King Charles Tower on the City Wall, Chester

The King Charles Tower on the City Wall, Chester Date: 1909

Background imageSandstone Collection: Coastal scene showing some geological feature on the sandsto

Coastal scene showing some geological feature on the sandstone escarpment down to the sea. (Location: Ireland). Date: circa early 1900s

Background imageSandstone Collection: USA - Castle Clinton or Fort Clinton - Castle Garden

USA - Castle Clinton or Fort Clinton - Castle Garden - Castle Garden. Castle Clinton or Fort Clinton, once known as Castle Garden

Background imageSandstone Collection: Main Volcanic Neck in Triassic Sandstone, Scrabo, Newtownard

Main Volcanic Neck in Triassic Sandstone, Scrabo, Newtownards - a view of the plug of a volcano in sandstone surround. (Location: Northern Ireland; County Down; Newtownards). Date: circa early 1900s



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