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Human figure with head of a lion [Quyunjik]; King placing his foot of the neck of a captive [Calah]; Two women riding on a mule [Quyunjik].

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Title
Human figure with head of a lion [Quyunjik]; King placing his foot of the neck of a captive [Calah]; Two women riding on a mule [Quyunjik].
Names
Layard, Austen Henry, Sir (1817-1894) (Author)
Collection

monuments of Nineveh, from drawings made on the spot. By Austen Henry Layard, Esq., D.C.L. Illustrated in one hundred plates.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1849
Place: London
Publisher: J. Murray
Library locations
General Research Division
Shelf locator: *OCM+++ (Layard, A. H. Monuments of Nineveh)
Topics
Captives
Rites & ceremonies -- Assyria
Muleteers -- Assyria
Bas-reliefs -- Assyria
Calah (Extinct city)
Palace of Sennacherib (Nineveh)
kings -- Assyria
Notes
Content: Added t.-p., illustrated in colors.
Physical Description
Extent: 56 x 38 cm (for all three images on one page).
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 5227658
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14308486
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bda49550-c6cb-012f-ec16-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1817: Creator Born
  • 1849: Issued
  • 1894: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "Human figure with head of a lion [Quyunjik]; King placing his foot of the neck of a captive [Calah]; Two women riding on a mule [Quyunjik]." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1849. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-477e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "Human figure with head of a lion [Quyunjik]; King placing his foot of the neck of a captive [Calah]; Two women riding on a mule [Quyunjik]." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 26, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-477e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. (1849). Human figure with head of a lion [Quyunjik]; King placing his foot of the neck of a captive [Calah]; Two women riding on a mule [Quyunjik]. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-477e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Human figure with head of a lion [Quyunjik];  King placing his foot of the neck of a captive [Calah]; Two women riding on a mule [Quyunjik].