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A ship.

Image ID: 1623922

A ship. (1849)

Image Details

Image Title

:  A ship.

Published Date

: 1849

Specific Material Type

: photomechanical_prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print. : b&w. ; 9 x 10 cm.

Notes

: "The mast, supported by two ropes, appears to sumounted by a box, or what is technically called a crow's nest ; which in the galleys of the Egyptians, frequently held an archer." -- from acompanying text. Stain on lower left corner. Printed on image: "(Khorsabad.)" Note 2.) Illegible signature at lower right corner.

Original Source

: From Nineveh and its remains. (New York Putnam 1849) Layard, Austen Henry, Sir (1817-1894), Author.

Source

: Wonders: Images of the Ancient World / Navigation -- Ancient

Source Description

: 1 folder (10 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC-WON NAVI-Anc

Digital ID

: 1623922

Record ID

: 1762315

Digital Item Published

: 8-28-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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