+ o - ^
previous next

A winged human-headed bull. (Nimroud) [Calah].

More Details Cite This Item

Library division & collection with this item:

This Item

A winged human-headed bull. (Nimroud) [Calah].

View this item elsewhere:

Title
A winged human-headed bull. (Nimroud) [Calah].
Names
Layard, Austen Henry, Sir (1817-1894) (Author)
Collection

The monuments of Nineveh, from drawings made on the spot. By Austen Henry Layard, Esq., D.C.L. Illustrated in one hundred plates.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1849
Place: London
Publisher: J. Murray
Library locations
General Research Division
Shelf locator: *OCM+++ (Layard, A. H. Monuments of Nineveh)
Topics
British Museum
Sphinxes -- Assyria
Extinct cities -- Iraq
Calah (Extinct city)
Doors & doorways -- Assyria
Northwest Palace (Calah)
High reliefs
Genres
Prints
Illustrations
Physical Description
Color lithographs
Extent: 38 x 56 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 5227658
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14308486
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9c04cc80-c6cb-012f-5591-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1817: Creator Born
  • 1849: Issued
  • 1894: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "A winged human-headed bull. (Nimroud) [Calah]." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1849. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-46e6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "A winged human-headed bull. (Nimroud) [Calah]." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 21, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-46e6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. (1849). A winged human-headed bull. (Nimroud) [Calah]. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-46e6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-46e6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99 | title= (still image) A winged human-headed bull. (Nimroud) [Calah]., (1849) }} |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=November 21, 2017 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lennox, and Tilden Foundation}}</ref>

A winged human-headed bull. (Nimroud) [Calah].