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The deceased and his wife seated in front of the sycamore of Nûît and receiving the bread and water of the next world.

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Title
The deceased and his wife seated in front of the sycamore of Nûît and receiving the bread and water of the next world.

Names
Gudin, Herminie (fl. ca. 1849-1853) (Artist)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Heaven And Hell

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1901 (?)
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC HEAV
Topics
Hieroglyphics
Soul
Heaven
Supernatural beings
Hell
Notes
Content : Printed on border: "It was not in Egypt alone that the fact of accepting food offered by a god of the dead constituted a recognition of suzerainty, and prevented the human soul from returning to the world of the living." "Drawn by Faucher-Gudin, from a coloured plate in Rosellini, Monumenti civili., pl. cxxxiv. 3." Includes additional text.

Source note: History of Egypt, Chaldea, Syria, Babylonia, and Assyria. Grolier Society, 1901 (?)) Maspero, G. (Gaston) (1846-1916), Author.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1995390
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17515980
Barcode : 33333159483557
UUID: dff0eac0-c553-012f-b244-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1901: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The deceased and his wife seated in front of the sycamore of Nûît and receiving the bread and water of the next world." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1901 (?). http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-3772-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1901 (?)). The deceased and his wife seated in front of the sycamore of Nûît and receiving the bread and water of the next world. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-3772-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The deceased and his wife seated in front of the sycamore of Nûît and receiving the bread and water of the next world.