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Title
Ancient ships
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Navigation -- Ancient

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1801 (Inferred)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON NAVI-Anc
Topics
Ships -- To 499
Coins -- Greek
Triremes
Galleys -- Design and construction
Seleucids
Galleys (Ships)
Genres
Technical illustrations
Notes
Content: Source information not available.
Content: The cross section of a Syrian galley and six Seleucid coins. Three of the coins read: ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΝΤΙΟΧΟΥ, which means Basileus Antiochus.
Physical Description
Etchings
Extent: 18 x 23 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3dda64b0-c5bf-012f-2cbd-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1801: Issued
  • 2020: 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. "Ancient ships" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1801. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6052-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. "Ancient ships" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 29, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6052-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1801). Ancient ships Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6052-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Ancient ships