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Source:   Music -- Ancient -- Egyptian

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Triangular harps ; Various forms of Egyptian harps.

Image ID: 832250

Triangular harps ; Various forms of Egyptian harps. (1879)

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Image Title

:  Triangular harps ; Various forms of Egyptian harps.

Published Date

: 1879

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 8.7 x 11.8 cm.


: Printed on image: "1, Ancient Egyptian harp, from instrument in Egyptian Museum, Florence. 2, Ancient Egyptian harp (Wilkinson). 3, Ancient Egyptian harp (Wilkinson). 4, Persian chang (from Persian MS. 410 years old), Lane's 'Arabian Nights' ; 1 and 3, Portable harps for single use. 2, Orchestral harp. 4, From painting at Thebes, on tomb of Rameses III, discovered by James Bruce." Note 2.) Written on border: "May 1879"

Original Source

: From Harper's magazine. (New York : Harper Brothers, 1850-) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Music -- Ancient -- Egyptian

Source Description

: 1 folder (15 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC MUSIC-Anc-Egy

Digital ID

: 832250

Record ID

: 1062442

Digital Item Published

: 2-4-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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