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Aramaic sculptures : bas-relief from palace of Sardanapalus.

Image ID: 1619812

Aramaic sculptures : bas-relief from palace of Sardanapalus. (c1893)

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Image Title

:  Aramaic sculptures : bas-relief from palace of Sardanapalus.

Published Date

: c1893

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 16.1 x 23.3 cm.

Notes

: Green smudge on image. Note 2.) Sardanapalus cannot be identified as an actual king of Assyria. He is sometimes identified as Assyrian king Aššurbanipal. The image depicts ships transporting timber, both aboard and towed behind with ropes.

Original Source

: From 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.

Source

: Wonders: Images of the Ancient World / Babylonia

Source Description

: 1 folder (10 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC-WON BABYL

Digital ID

: 1619812

Record ID

: 1761373

Digital Item Published

: 6-24-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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