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Caput Nicanoris amputatum et dextram quam extenderat superbe, suspenderunt ex aduerso Ierosolymarum, diemq illum egerunt festum.

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Title
Caput Nicanoris amputatum et dextram quam extenderat superbe, suspenderunt ex aduerso Ierosolymarum, diemq illum egerunt festum.
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Bible -- A-Z

Dates / Origin
Date Created: unknown
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON BIB-A-Z
Topics
Biblical events
Jerusalem
Crowds
Spectators
Maccabees
Jews -- History -- 586 B.C.-70 A.D
Dismemberment
Notes
Content : Written on border: "1st book Maccabees VII 47". Source information not available.

Content: After the defeat of his army by the Jews at the battle of Bethhoron, General Nicanor's dismembered head and hand are displayed before the populace of Jerusalem.
Physical Description
Copper engravings
Image cropped at top left corner. Bottom border damaged.
Extent: 1 print : b ; 28.4 x 20 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: d9d3fc20-c5bd-012f-541b-58d385a7bc34
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  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. Caput Nicanoris amputatum et dextram quam extenderat superbe, suspenderunt ex aduerso Ierosolymarum, diemq illum egerunt festum. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-37e6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Caput Nicanoris amputatum et dextram quam extenderat superbe, suspenderunt ex aduerso Ierosolymarum, diemq illum egerunt festum.