Libraries and Archives: Lantern Slide Collection: Brooklyn municipal buildings

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On View: Gold Weight

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Hiroshige's One Hundred Famous Views of Edo

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    On View: Relief Fragment of King Ahmose and Queen

    On this fragment from a stela, King Ahmose is shown in sunk relief, wearing a simple, short wig and the royal uraeus-cobra. Originally, a qu...

     
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    • Folder: Brooklyn municipal buildings
      • Date: ca. 1880-1900
      • Call Number: S10_11_Brooklyn_Municipal_Buildings
      • Series: Views: Brooklyn, Long Island, Staten Island
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    The Brooklyn Museum's lantern slide collection was started by the Museum's curator of fine arts, William Henry Goodyear, in the late nineteenth century. The Museum's Libraries and Archives now holds 11,710 glass lantern slides, and selections can be seen here.

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