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Cyrus entering Babylon.

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Title
Cyrus entering Babylon.
Names
Hooper (Wood-engraver)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Babylonia

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1868-01
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON BABYL
Topics
Babylonians (People) -- To 499
Forts & fortifications
Gates
Babylon (Extinct city)
Campaigns & battles -- To 499
Battlements
Notes
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
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bceca2f0-c5bd-012f-3eeb-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

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

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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 August 26, 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

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Cyrus entering Babylon.