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Gilded chair ("Empire" style), from a tomb in the Valley of the Kings.

Image ID: 1623588

Gilded chair ("Empire" style), from a tomb in the Valley of the Kings. (1905)

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Image Title

:  Gilded chair ("Empire" style), from a tomb in the Valley of the Kings.

Creator

: Smith, Joseph Lindon, 1863-1950 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1905

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : col. ; 20.5 x 13.5 cm.

Notes

: Chair of Princess Sitamun, daughter of Amenhotep III and Tiye. On the backrest, she is depicted receiving gifts of gold from Nubia. Found in the tomb of Yuya and Thuya. Note 2.) Printed on border: "Color drawing from the original by Joseph Lindon Smith." Written on border" "Nov 1905"

Original Source

: From Century magazine. (New York : The Century Co., 1870-) .

Source

: Wonders: Images of the Ancient World / Furniture -- Ancient -- Egypt

Source Description

: 1 folder (9 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC-WON FURNI-Anc-Eg

Digital ID

: 1623588

Record ID

: 1761759

Digital Item Published

: 5-22-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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