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Various offerings presented to the gods.

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Title
Various offerings presented to the gods.
Additional title: 1. The king crowned with the pshent, or double crown of Upper and Lower Egypt, presents incense to Re. A vase of libation and flowers are on the altar; 2. A peculiar ceremony, signifying the dedication of part of a temple; 3. The king, wearing the crown of Upper Egypt, presents incense and libation; 4. The Queen holds forth two emblems of the office of the Pallacides, for which are often substituted two sistra; 8,9. The king kneeling presents silver images of his ancestors, which bear various offerings.
Collection

Manners and customs of the ancient Egyptians, including their private life, government, laws, art, manufactures, religions, and early history; derived from a comparison of the paintings, sculptures, and monuments still existng, with the accounts of ancient authors. Illustrated by drawings of those subjects. By J.G. Wilkinson.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1837
Place: London
Publisher: J. Murray
Date Issued: 1841
Library locations
General Research Division
Shelf locator: *OBK (Wilkinson, J. G. Manners and customs of the ancient Egyptians
Topics
Egypt -- Antiquities
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14020352
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8d4640e0-c6cf-012f-40cd-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1837: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "Various offerings presented to the gods." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1837 - 1841. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-6fd2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "Various offerings presented to the gods." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 1, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-6fd2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. (1837 - 1841). Various offerings presented to the gods. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-6fd2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Various offerings presented to the gods.