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Medallion of Herodotus.

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Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON P. A-Z
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Content: Herodotus was a fifth century B.C. historian. He traveled widely and recorded his experiences. He is known as the "Father of History."
Content: Printed on border: "From an antique bust."
Source note: Great races of mankind : an account of the ethic origin, primitive state, social evolution and present conditions of promise of the principal families of men. (Cincinnati : Jones, c1893) Ridpath, John Clark (1840-1900), Author.
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 1 print : b ; 12.7 x 12.2 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 62efce20-c5bf-012f-a281-58d385a7bc34
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
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Medallion of Herodotus." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-60b1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Medallion of Herodotus." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 20, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-60b1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1893). Medallion of Herodotus. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-60b1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Medallion of Herodotus.