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Cyrus entering Babylon.

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Cyrus entering Babylon.
Hooper (Wood-engraver)

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World


Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1868-01
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON BABYL
Babylonians (People) -- To 499
Forts & fortifications
Babylon (Extinct city)
Campaigns & battles -- To 499
Content: The army of Persian king Cyrus enters one of the gates of Babylon to capture the city, having crossed the Euphrates River by draining much of the stream into a canal or lake dug for that purpose (539 B.C.)
Source identifier: HM (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Foxing on image.
Extent: 1 print : b ; 11.5 x 12.1 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bceca2f0-c5bd-012f-3eeb-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1868: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Cyrus entering Babylon." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1868-01. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5daa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Cyrus entering Babylon." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 23, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5daa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1868-01). Cyrus entering Babylon. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5daa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Cyrus entering Babylon.