Format Manuscripts/Mixed Material
Contributors American Colony (Jerusalem)
Frederick Vester & Co.
Dates 1913
Location Jerusalem
Language English
Subjects American Colony in Jerusalem
American Colony Store
Commercial Enterprise
Middle East
University of Pennyslvania
Vester & Co.
Inventory of Middle Eastern glass, pottery, and tiles, Vester & Co.-American Colony Store, Jerusalem, for the University of Pennsylvania Museum
Contributor Names
American Colony (Jerusalem)
Frederick Vester & Co. (Compiler)
Created / Published
Unpublished, September 4, 1913
Subject Headings
-  American Colony in Jerusalem
-  Vester & Co.--American Colony Store
-  Antiquities--Middle East
-  Jerusalem--Development--Commercial enterprise
-  University of Pennyslvania--Museum
-  Manuscripts
-  Palestine -- Jerusalem
-  Typed document, 8 pp. On Fr[ederick] Vester & Co.--The American Colony Store letterhead, 1913. From Jerusalem, addressed to The University [of Pennsylvania] Museum, care of Dr. Gordon, 33rd & Spruce St., Philadelphia. Inventory (with Frederick Vester & Co. inventory numbers) of glass bottles, vases, pitchers, bowls, cups, and dishes, Persian tiles, Arabian urn, marble capital, terra cotta head, and other objects, with indication of source, origin (including Damascus, Nazareth, Jaffa, Aleppo, Jerusalem, Beisan, Hebron, and other locations), and value. Total value of inventory $27,030.50.
typescript 11 1/2" x 8 3/4"
Call Number
Part I, Box 2, Folder 14: American Colony in Jerusalem
Source Collection
American Colony in Jerusalem Collection
Manuscript Division
Digital Id

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