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Tomb erected at Ecbatana for a favorite of Alexander the Great.

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Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Tombs -- Ancient

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1785
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Topics
Tombs & sepulchral monuments
Notes
Content : Hephaestion, a friend and possible lover of Alexander the Great, took ill and died at Ecbatana (Hamadan, Iran).

Source identifier: 12704 (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Form: Etchings ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Note: Image cropped at lower left corner. Stain on image.Condition
Extent: 1 print : b ; 26 x 19 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 03c8bc10-c5c0-012f-6b39-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1785: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Tomb erected at Ecbatana for a favorite of Alexander the Great." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1785. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0f38-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Tomb erected at Ecbatana for a favorite of Alexander the Great." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 29, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0f38-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1785). Tomb erected at Ecbatana for a favorite of Alexander the Great. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0f38-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Tomb erected at Ecbatana for a favorite of Alexander the Great.