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Title
A battle on stilts
Names
Méaulle, F. (Fortuné), 1844- (Engraver)
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

Stilts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC STILT
Topics
Drums
Stilts
Banners -- Belgium -- Namur
Games -- Belgium -- Namur
Genres
Prints
Notes
Content: Printed on border: "This picture shows a curious game which used to be played by the inhabitants of Namur, and which would certainly provide an exciting scene if revived to-day. The opposing sides were mounted on stilts, and the victors were those who, after a general scrimmage, had the most men left standing". Illegible signature at lower left corner of image. Written on border: "v1 1893"
Source note: The picture magazine. (London : George Newnes Ltd., 1893-1896).
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17960472
Barcode: 33333159489133
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 421c08f0-c564-012f-a82d-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

  • 1893: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "A battle on stilts" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-3902-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "A battle on stilts" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 4, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-3902-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1893). A battle on stilts Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-3902-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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A battle on stilts