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Source:   Punishments -- beheading


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Ali Pasha's head, severed from the trunk, is presented to the sultan, in a solemn audience = Der vom Körper getrennte Kopf des Ali Pascha wird in einer feierlichen Audienz dem Sultane überliefert.

Image ID: 814319

Ali Pasha's head, severed from the trunk, is presented to the sultan, in a solemn audience = Der vom Körper getrennte Ko... (c1860)

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Image Title

:  Ali Pasha's head, severed from the trunk, is presented to the sultan, in a solemn audience = Der vom Körper getrennte Kopf des Ali Pascha wird in einer feierlichen Audienz dem Sultane überliefert.

Creator

: Geiger, Peter Johann Nepomuk, 1805-1880 -- Artist

Published Date

: c1860

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 28 x 19 cm. (11 x 7 1/2 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "Orient" "Ali Pasha of Janina" "Ali Pascha von Janina" "1822" "no. 35" "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1860 by Jos de Büelow in the Clerk's office of the District court of the United States for the Southern District of New York." Written on border: "Ali Pasha, 1741-1822" "Sultan Mahmud II".

Original Source

: From Memorabilien aus der Europäischen Geschichte. (New York : L. Hauser, printer, c1860) Geiger, Peter Johann Nepomuk (1805-1880), Illustrator. Bülow, Joseph von , Author.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Punishments -- beheading

Source Description

: 2 folders (44 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC PUNI-Beh

Digital ID

: 814319

Record ID

: 713037

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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