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KNOX, H J: Notes on engravings in the Great Trap Dyke, India


IDENTITY STATEMENT

Reference code(s): GB 1446 MS 9

Held at: Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland

Title: KNOX, H J: Notes on engravings in the Great Trap Dyke, India

Date(s): 1893

Level of description: collection

Extent: 2 vols.

Name of creator(s): Knox | H J | fl 1893

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history:

Unknown

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract:

Notes on figures engraved on rocks in the Great Trap Dyke in the Peacock Hills near Bellary, Karnataka, India. Written by H J Knox in Beechen, Lyndhurst, Hampshire, 17 Nov 1893.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement:

N/A

Conditions governing access:

Appointments are necessary for all visits; please contact the archivist by email to arrange; a fee of 10 is payable by all visitors except Fellows and Members; membership details can be found on the RAI web site; access to material referring to the most recent thirty years is restricted; some material is very fragile and may not be available for view; a few items are of restricted or forbidden access.

Conditions governing reproduction:

Photocopies and scans for personal research only may be arranged at the discretion of the archivist; charges apply; in all cases forms governing use of copies must be signed; use of digital cameras is not allowed.

Physical characteristics:

21 x 17 cm. Typescript and handwritten.

Finding aids:

Collection level description available in the Institute's reading room.

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Accruals:

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

Unknown

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material:

See also album of photographs, with a further copy of the typescript, in the photograph collection, and 'The rock engravings of Kupgallu Hill, Bellarey, Madras' by D.H. Gordon, Man, 1951, art. 204.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Archivist's note: Entry compiled by Sarah Drewery.

Rules or conventions: Compiled in compliance with General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997.

Date(s) of descriptions: Apr 2008


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Engravings | Visual materials
Indians | Asians | Ethnic groups
Anthropology

Personal names
Knox | H J | fl 1893

Corporate names

Places
Karnataka | India | South Asia