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From the kings tombs in Thebes.

Image ID: 425312

From the kings tombs in Thebes.  [A sitting figure, in the original large as life, supposed to...] (1820)

Image Details

Image Title

:  From the kings tombs in Thebes.

Alternate Title

: A sitting figure, in the original large as life, supposed to be one of the Kings of Egypt, taken from the Tomb of Psammuthis in Thebes.

Creator

: Belzoni, Giovanni Battista, 1778-1823 -- Artist

Additional Name(s)

: Belzoni, Giovanni Battista, 1778-1823 -- Author

Created Date

: 1820

Medium

: Lithographs -- Hand-colored

Item Physical Description

: 58 x 43.5 cm.

Item/Page/Plate

: Pl. 1

Notes

: For Psammuthis [Psammetichus] read Seti I /Dr. John M. Lundquist, NYPL/Keywords: Nemes, 19th Dynasty, New Kingdom, Offering table, Loaves of bread, Hieroglyphs, Throne, Cartouche, Sekhem, sceptre symbolizing authority.

Source

: Plates illustrative of the researches and operations of G. Belzoni in Egypt and Nubia. / Plates illustrative of the researches and operations of G. Belzoni in Egypt and Nubia [1820]

Source Description

: [36] leaves : ill. (some col.), (some folded), maps ; 59 cm. / [+7 leaves]

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Asian and Middle Eastern Division

Catalog Call Number

: *OBM+++ (Belzoni, G.B. Plates--Egypt and Nubia)

Digital ID

: 425312

Record ID

: 103766

Digital Item Published

: 5-20-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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