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Title
Clave, aste, lancie, spade ec.
Additional title: Clubs, pole arms, spears, swords, etc.
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Weapons -- Ancient

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1823 - 1838
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Topics
Arms & armament -- To 499
quivers
Arrows
Arms & armament -- Greek -- To 499
Daggers & swords -- To 499
Battle-Axes
Bows (Archery) -- To 499
Genres
Book illustrations
Notes
Source note: From Il costume antico e moderno, o, storia del governo, della milizia, della religione, delle arti, scienze ed usanze di tutti i popoli antichi e moderni. (Firenze : Batelli, 1823-1838) Ferrario, Giulio (1767-1847), Author.
Physical Description
Etchings
Hand coloring
Extent: 14.5 x 23.5 cm
Description
Rather fanciful reconstructions of ancient Greek weapons, drawn from evidence supplied by contemporary sculptures. Numbers indicate: 1. Greaves, or metal shinguards. 2. Sandal and greave. 3. Club made from a slice of a tree trunk fixed to a handle. 4., 5. Swords. 6. Short- and long-handled battle axes. 8. Archer with composite (recurved) bow. 9. Archer with bow and arrow. 10. Arrow or dart. 11. Bow case for bow and arrows.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1b8c8e20-c5c0-012f-ef66-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1823: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Clave, aste, lancie, spade ec." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1823 - 1838. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-474b-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. "Clave, aste, lancie, spade ec." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 15, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-474b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1823 - 1838). Clave, aste, lancie, spade ec. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-474b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Clave, aste, lancie, spade ec.