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Cyrus entering Babylon.

Image ID: 1619816

Cyrus entering Babylon. (1868)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Cyrus entering Babylon.

Additional Name(s)

: Hooper -- Engraver

Published Date

: 1868

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 11.5 x 12.1 cm.

Notes

: The army of Persian king Cyrus enters one of the gates of Babylon to capture the city, having crossed the Euphrates River by draining much of the stream into a canal or lake dug for that purpose (539 B.C.) Note 2.) Written on mount: "Jan 1868." Stains and spots on image.

Original Source

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

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

: 1619816

Record ID

: 1761377

Digital Item Published

: 7-7-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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