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Phoenician ships.

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Phoenician ships.
Weindl, Paul (Engraver)

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Navigation -- Ancient

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1796
Publisher: Haerter
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC WON NAVI-Anc
Ships -- To 499
Content: Depictions of five types of Phoenician canoes. Printed on opposite page of source: "PLANCHE BB TOME II. Nos. 1,2,3,4,5, Canots Pheniciens, pag. 110 et 112." Phoenician attribution may be erroneous as these resemble vessels from the Pacific Rim. Tentative identifications are: 1. Peruvian balsa raft 2. Inuit or Siberian umiak, a kind of rowing boat. 2,4. Outrigger canoes of Polynesia. 5. Dugout canoe of Hawaii or New Zealand.
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. : b ; plate mark 19 x 27 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3e794430-c5bf-012f-2e88-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1796: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Phoenician ships." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1796. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6054-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Phoenician ships." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 6, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6054-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1796). Phoenician ships. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6054-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Phoenician ships.