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The King of Java's wives destroying themselves at his death

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Title
The King of Java's wives destroying themselves at his death
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

Burial customs - A-L

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1750 - 1790
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC BURI - (A-L)
Topics
Sacrifices
Suicides
Rites & ceremonies -- Indonesia -- Java
Java (Indonesia) -- History
Widow suicide
Genres
Conjectural works
Notes
Content: Source information not available.
Physical Description
Etchings
Extent: 11.4 x 19.7 cm
Red ink spots, abrasion and foxing on image.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17706061
Barcode: 33333159464755
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): dc0196f0-c53c-012f-cddb-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1750: Created (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The King of Java's wives destroying themselves at his death" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1750 - 1790. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-cd24-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The King of Java's wives destroying themselves at his death" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 30, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-cd24-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1750 - 1790). The King of Java's wives destroying themselves at his death Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-cd24-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The King of Java's wives destroying themselves at his death