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Flooded arena and warships used in a "naumachia" (staged naval battle).

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Title
Flooded arena and warships used in a "naumachia" (staged naval battle).
Names
Hoessel, J. B. (Johann Baptist) (fl. 1799-1824) (Engraver)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Rome (Ancient)

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1810
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Topics
Galleys (Ships)
Historical pageants
Circus, Roman
Amphitheaters -- Rome
Genres
Reconstructions
Notes
Content: Written on border: "Naumachia, or mock sea fight. Roman Empire."
Source note: Tableau historique des costumes, des moeurs et des usages des principeaux peuples de l''antiquité et du moyen age. (Metz : Collignon, 1810) Spalart, Robert von, Author.
Physical Description
Copper engravings
Hand colored.
Extent: 1 print : col. ; plate mark 20 x 18 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a1c37b40-c5bf-012f-fd98-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1799: Creator Born
  • 1810: Issued
  • 1824: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Flooded arena and warships used in a "naumachia" (staged naval battle)." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1810. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5ffd-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Flooded arena and warships used in a "naumachia" (staged naval battle)." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 26, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5ffd-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1810). Flooded arena and warships used in a "naumachia" (staged naval battle). Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5ffd-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Flooded arena and warships used in a "naumachia" (staged naval battle).