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Title
Egyptian columns.
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Columns

Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON COLUM
Topics
Columns
Decoration and ornament -- Plant forms
Architectural elements -- Egypt
Architectural decorations & ornaments -- Egypt
Notes
Content: Top and bottom edges and corners of illustration are torn.
Content: Two Egyptian columns in the form of papyrus plants are pictured. Their capitals are shaped like the plant's closed bud. Cross-sections at the bottom of each example show that column's shape and thickness at its base.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : col. ; 43.5 x 26.5 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0998c610-c5be-012f-ba44-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Egyptian columns." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5fbf-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. "Egyptian columns." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 26, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5fbf-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. Egyptian columns. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5fbf-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Egyptian columns.