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Title
From the kings tombs in Thebes.
Additional title: A sitting figure, in the original large as life, supposed to be one of the Kings of Egypt, taken from the Tomb of Psammuthis in Thebes.
Names
Belzoni, Giovanni Battista, 1778-1823 (Author)
Belzoni, Giovanni Battista (1778-1823) (Artist)
Collection

Plates illustrative of the researches and operations of G. Belzoni in Egypt and Nubia.

Plates illustrative of the researches and operations of G. Belzoni in Egypt and Nubia [1820]

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1820
Place: London
Publisher: J. Murray
Date Created: 1820
Library locations
General Research Division
Shelf locator: *OBM+++ (Belzoni, G.B. Plates--Egypt and Nubia)
Topics
Egypt -- Antiquities
Nubia -- Antiquities
Tombs & sepulchral monuments -- Egypt -- Valley of the Kings
Inscriptions, Hieroglyphic
Thebes (Egypt : Extinct city)
Seti I, King of Egypt -- Tomb
Valley of the Kings (Egypt)
Hieroglyphics
Genres
Prints
Lithographs -- Hand-colored
Notes
Content: Title on spine: Egypt and Nubia--plates.
Content: For Psammuthis [Psammetichus] read Seti I /Dr. John M. Lundquist, NYPL/
Physical Description
Extent: 58 x 43.5 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11003481
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 471d8100-c6cc-012f-fad8-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1778: Creator Born
  • 1820: Created
  • 1820: Issued
  • 1823: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "From the kings tombs in Thebes." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1820. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-4c35-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "From the kings tombs in Thebes." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-4c35-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. (1820). From the kings tombs in Thebes. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-4c35-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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From the kings tombs in Thebes.