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Title
Frieze depicting the funeral of Merneptha
Names
Ricci, Alessandro (Delineator)
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

Burial customs - Ancient

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1845
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC BURI - Anc
Topics
Egypt -- Antiquities
Valley of the Kings (Egypt)
Egypt -- Religion
Votive offerings
Merneptah, King of Egypt -- Tomb -- Egypt -- Valley of the Kings
Funeral rites & ceremonies -- Egypt -- To 499
Genres
Illustrations
Notes
Content: Cf. image ID 1532330
Content: Written on image: "Vol. III pl ccxlv". "From a frieze depicting the funeral of Merneptha I, in tomb in Biban al Muluk Valley, Thebes".
Source note: Monuments de l''Egypte et de la Nubie, d''àprès les dessins exécutés sur les lieux sous la direction de Champollion-le-jeune. (Paris : Didot, 1844-1889) Guizot, M. , Publisher. Thiers, M. , Publisher. Champollion, Jean François (1790-1832), Author.
Physical Description
Lithographs
Extent: 14 x 31 cm
Foxing and red ink stains on image.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17706069
Barcode: 33333159466313
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): fe579b50-c53c-012f-eaf1-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1845: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Frieze depicting the funeral of Merneptha" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1845. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-cd77-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Frieze depicting the funeral of Merneptha" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 7, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-cd77-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1845). Frieze depicting the funeral of Merneptha Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-cd77-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Frieze depicting the funeral of Merneptha