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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.

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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 Term: 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
UUID: 471d8100-c6cc-012f-fad8-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1778: Creator Born
  • 1820: Created
  • 1820: Issued
  • 1823: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "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." 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. "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." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 19, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-4c35-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

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

Wikipedia Citation

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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.