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Bes playing the harp.

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Bes playing the harp.
Rosellini, Gaetano (Artist)

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Music -- Ancient -- Egyptian

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1844 - 1889
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC MUSIC-Anc-Egy
Music -- Egypt -- To 499
Gods -- Egyptian
Bes (Egyptian deity)
Content: Most likely after a carving on a pillar at the Hathor Temple at Philae.
Source note: Monuments de l''Egypte et de la Nubie, d''àprès les dessins exécutés sur les lieux sous la direction de Champollion-le-jeune. (Paris : Didot, 1844-1889) Guizot, M. , Publisher. Thiers, M. , Publisher. Champollion, Jean François (1790-1832), Author.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 27.6 x 20.2 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1965455
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17931187
Barcode: 33333159451828
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): acde9c10-c557-012f-e78b-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1844: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Bes playing the harp." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1844 - 1889. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-3d65-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Bes playing the harp." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 23, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-3d65-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1844 - 1889). Bes playing the harp. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-3d65-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Bes playing the harp.