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Caput Nicanoris amputatum et dextram quam extenderat superbe, suspenderunt ex aduerfo Ierosolymarum, diemq illum egerunt festum.

Image ID: 1622902

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Image Title

:  Caput Nicanoris amputatum et dextram quam extenderat superbe, suspenderunt ex aduerfo Ierosolymarum, diemq illum egerunt festum.

Medium

: Engravings

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 28.4 x 20 cm.

Notes

: After the defeat of his army by the Jews at the battle of Bethhoron, general Nicanor's dismembered head and hand are displayed before the populace of Jerusalem. Note 2.) Written on border: "1st book Maccabees VII 47". Image cropped at top left corner. Source information not available.

Source

: Wonders: Images of the Ancient World / Bible -- A-Z

Source Description

: 5 folders (99 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC-WON BIB-A-Z

Digital ID

: 1622902

Record ID

: 1761526

Digital Item Published

: 5-7-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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