Libraries and Archives: A Nile voyage of recovery.

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On View: Falcon Head Terminal from Necklace

The Egyptians associated the majestic falcon, symbol of the sky god Horus, with the king as early as Dynasty 1 (circa 3100–2800

Hiroshige's One Hundred Famous Views of Edo

Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.

    On View: Palette or Amulet in the Shape of a Turtle

    This object represents a river turtle, which early Egyptians may have considered a sinister creature of the muddy depths. By making an image...

     
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    • Title: A Nile voyage of recovery.
      • Author: Bowles, Charles, 1761-1843.
      • Description: 5 p.l. 68 numb l., 2 l. : col. illus. ; 19 cm.
      • Citation: Brooklyn Museum Libraries. Wilbour Library of Egyptology. Special Collections
      • Imprint: Tokyo New York [etc.] : The Red Cross Library, 1897.
      • Date: 1897
      • Call Number: N370.42 B67
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