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Title
Phoenician ships
Names
Weindl, Paul (Engraver)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Navigation -- Ancient

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1796
Publisher: Haerter
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
Canoes
Sailboats
Rafts
Sails
Genres
Illustrations
Notes
Content: Depictions of five types of Phoenician canoes. Printed on opposite page of source: "PLANCHE BB TOME II. Nos. 1,2,3,4,5, Canots Pheniciens, pag. 110 et 112." Phoenician attribution may be erroneous as these resemble vessels from the Pacific Rim. Tentative identifications are: 1. Peruvian balsa raft 2. Inuit or Siberian umiak, a kind of rowing boat. 2,4. Outrigger canoes of Polynesia. 5. Dugout canoe of Hawaii or New Zealand.
Source note: Tableau historique des costumes, des moeurs et des usages des principeaux peuples de l''antiquité et du moyen age. (Metz : Collignon, 1810) Spalart, Robert von, Author.
Physical Description
Etchings
Hand coloring
Extent: Plate mark 19 x 27 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3e794430-c5bf-012f-2e88-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1796: 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. "Phoenician ships" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1796. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6054-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. "Phoenician ships" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 29, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6054-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1796). Phoenician ships Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6054-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Phoenician ships