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Source:   Punishments -- beheading


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After the bloody executions, the corpses of the murdered persons were carried on carts before the gates of the city, and there burnt.

Image ID: 814310

After the bloody executions, the corpses of the murdered persons were carried on carts before the gates of the city, and... (c1860)

Image Details

Image Title

:  After the bloody executions, the corpses of the murdered persons were carried on carts before the gates of the city, and there burnt.

Creator

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

Published Date

: c1860

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 25 x 16 cm. (9 3/4 x 6 1/4 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "Nach den blutigen Hinrichtungen wurden die Körper der Gemordeten auf Karren vor die Stadtthore gebracht und daselbst verbrannt." "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1860 by Jos de Bülow in the Clerk's office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York" "No. 67" Written on border: "Sweden Hist."

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

: 814310

Record ID

: 713038

Digital Item Published

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

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