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The wall of Tuan Cheng (Circular City) in Beihai Park

The wall of Tuan Cheng (Circular City) in Beihai Park

Format: Hand painted lantern slides...Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication...Part Of: Powerhouse Museum Collection.. ( http:// ) .. 414801 ( http:// 414801 ) ..Acquisition credit line: G... More

Terracotta skyphos (deep drinking cup)
Roundel with griffin heads, bronze
Model farmyard and butchery, Egypt, Middle Kingdom, 2040 – 1640 BC
Relief Depicting Meryneith Inspecting His Stables and Ships Unloading Merchandise, from his tomb at Saqqara
Mask, arts of africa oceania and the americas
Cuneiform tablet: account of barley and date disbursements, Ebabbar archive
Terracotta vase in the form of a seated silen
Scarab Inscribed with a Geometric Pattern
Earrings, 2nd century
The Brahmanical Triad:  Brahma, Shiva, Vishnu, India
Abû Lahab and his followers hurl stones at Muhammad and Abû Bakr at the 'Ukâz Fair.

Abû Lahab and his followers hurl stones at Muhammad and Abû Bakr at th...

Life of the Prophet Muhammad written at the order of the Mamluk sultan al-Mansûr 'Alâ' al-Dîn 'Alî (d. 778/1376). The work was first illustrated during the reign of the Ottoman sultan Murâd III.

Abû Jahl, Muhammad's most prominent opponent in Mecca, is angered at people of his tribe who will not listen to him.

Abû Jahl, Muhammad's most prominent opponent in Mecca, is angered at p...

Life of the Prophet Muhammad written at the order of the Mamluk sultan al-Mansûr 'Alâ' al-Dîn 'Alî (d. 778/1376). The work was first illustrated during the reign of the Ottoman sultan Murâd III.

Jibrîl (Gabriel) invites Hazrat Muhammad for his night journey (the Mi'râj).

Jibrîl (Gabriel) invites Hazrat Muhammad for his night journey (the Mi...

Life of the Prophet Muhammad written at the order of the Mamluk sultan al-Mansûr 'Alâ' al-Dîn 'Alî (d. 778/1376). The work was first illustrated during the reign of the Ottoman sultan Murâd III.

Rustam kills Alkûs. - Persian manuscript
Jamshîd enthroned flanked by an angel and a swordbearer.
Decorated initial-word panel with full border from BL Harley 5698, f. 13v

Decorated initial-word panel with full border from BL Harley 5698, f. ...

Initial-word panel with gold letters and penwork decoration and a gold crown, foliate full border in the margins and between the two text column, at the introduction of the Mishneh Torah. The full border is unf... More

Seven Famous Figures from Ancient History
Polidoro da Caravaggio - Scene from Ancient History
Pantheon - Rome
Aldegrever Heinrich - Two Torch-Bearers
Scenes from Ancient History, after Polidoro da Caravaggio
Scenes from Ancient History, after Polidoro da Caravaggio
Scenes from Ancient History, after Polidoro da Caravaggio

Scenes from Ancient History, after Polidoro da Caravaggio

attributed to Andrea Boscoli (Italian, Florence ca. 1560–1608 Rome)

Scenes from Ancient History, after Polidoro da Caravaggio

Scenes from Ancient History, after Polidoro da Caravaggio

Andrea Boscoli (Italian, Florence ca. 1560–1608 Rome)

Giacomo Lauro - Thermae Novatianae te Rome

Giacomo Lauro - Thermae Novatianae te Rome

Gezicht op de Thermae Novatianae te Rome, vandaag de dag de kerk de Santa Pudenziana. Tekst in het Latijn in ondermarge. De prent maakt deel uit van een album.

A prospect of the inside of Westminster Hall, shewing how the King and Queen, with the nobility and others, did sit at dinner on the day of the coronation, 23 Apr. 1685, with the manner of serving up the first course of hot meat to their Majesties table.
[Peasants dancing]
Representation du théatre ou l'on joue les comédies pour le divertissement du Roy de Tunquin et de son cour
Ertinger Franz - Alceste
Les festes de l'Amour et de Bachus
The Ambassadors introduction into the audience hall.
Ertinger Franz - Télémaque
Scene from Ancient History (recto); Leg and Arm of a Nude Male Figure (verso)
Scene from Ancient History (recto); Leg and Arm of a Nude Male Figure (verso)
Plate 12: Flavian Amphitheater, called the Colosseum. 1. Arch of Constantine. 2. Palatine Hill. (Anfiteatro Flavio detto il Colosseo in Roma. 1. Arco di Costantino. 2. Monte Palatino.)

Plate 12: Flavian Amphitheater, called the Colosseum. 1. Arch of Const...

Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, Mogliano Veneto 1720–1778 Rome)

[Socrates] standing before seated group in temple portico; large crowd behind him

[Socrates] standing before seated group in temple portico; large crowd...

Engraving by L.P. Boitard. Illus. in: Cooper, The Life of Socrates, London, 1750, p. 115. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Giovanni Battista Tiepolo - Scene from Ancient History
Scene from Ancient History: Cup Offered to an Invalid
Les Liliacees: Femme Caffre.
The methods of carrying the Nobility and Comonality of Congo.
Le Moulinet, or practising quadrille dancing at home for fear of accidents at the ball
A new map of Europe exhibiting its natural and political divisions drawn from the most recent materials
map from "[Ancient History of the Egyptians ... A new edition, revised, corrected and illustrated with a new set of maps.]"

map from "[Ancient History of the Egyptians ... A new edition, revised...

This image has been taken from scan 000058 from volume 03 of "[Ancient History of the Egyptians ... A new edition, revised, corrected and illustrated with a new set of maps.]". The title and subject terms of th... More

map from "[Ancient History of the Egyptians ... A new edition, revised, corrected and illustrated with a new set of maps.]"

map from "[Ancient History of the Egyptians ... A new edition, revised...

This image has been taken from scan 000031 from volume 04 of "[Ancient History of the Egyptians ... A new edition, revised, corrected and illustrated with a new set of maps.]". The title and subject terms of th... More

Ballroom dancing on British and American 19th-century music covers
map from "[Ancient History of the Egyptians ... A new edition, revised, corrected and illustrated with a new set of maps.]"

map from "[Ancient History of the Egyptians ... A new edition, revised...

This image has been taken from scan 000103 from volume 02 of "[Ancient History of the Egyptians ... A new edition, revised, corrected and illustrated with a new set of maps.]". The title and subject terms of th... More

From the tombs of kings at Thebes, discovered by G. Belzoni.
map from "[Ancient History of the Egyptians ... A new edition, revised, corrected and illustrated with a new set of maps.]"

map from "[Ancient History of the Egyptians ... A new edition, revised...

This image has been taken from scan 000184 from volume 01 of "[Ancient History of the Egyptians ... A new edition, revised, corrected and illustrated with a new set of maps.]". The title and subject terms of th... More

map from "[Ancient History of the Egyptians ... A new edition, revised, corrected and illustrated with a new set of maps.]"

map from "[Ancient History of the Egyptians ... A new edition, revised...

This image has been taken from scan 000462 from volume 01 of "[Ancient History of the Egyptians ... A new edition, revised, corrected and illustrated with a new set of maps.]". The title and subject terms of th... More

portrait from "[Ancient History of the Egyptians ... A new edition, revised, corrected and illustrated with a new set of maps.]"

portrait from "[Ancient History of the Egyptians ... A new edition, re...

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from volume 01 of "[Ancient History of the Egyptians ... A new edition, revised, corrected and illustrated with a new set of maps.]". The title and subject terms of th... More

map from "[Ancient History of the Egyptians ... A new edition, revised, corrected and illustrated with a new set of maps.]"

map from "[Ancient History of the Egyptians ... A new edition, revised...

This image has been taken from scan 000471 from volume 01 of "[Ancient History of the Egyptians ... A new edition, revised, corrected and illustrated with a new set of maps.]". The title and subject terms of th... More

map from "[Ancient History of the Egyptians ... A new edition, revised, corrected and illustrated with a new set of maps.]"

map from "[Ancient History of the Egyptians ... A new edition, revised...

This image has been taken from scan 000337 from volume 06 of "[Ancient History of the Egyptians ... A new edition, revised, corrected and illustrated with a new set of maps.]". The title and subject terms of th... More

Ancient history, or, Annals of Kentucky : with a survey of the ancient monuments of North America, and a tabular view of the principal languages and primitive nations of the whole earth
Scene from Ancient History: Cup Offered to an Invalid

Scene from Ancient History: Cup Offered to an Invalid

Jacques Louis David (French, Paris 1748–1825 Brussels)

Aqueduct of Valens (in the city)
Frederick Nash - Die Bajaderen aus Indien
Temple at Tuloom Plate 24
Basse Égypte. 1-3. Monolithe d'Abou-Seyfeh; 4,5. Monolithe d'Abou-Keycheyd.
Pantheon, Rome
portrait from "The Ancient History of the Maori, his mythology and traditions. Horo-Uta or Taki-Tumu migration. Eng. & Maori"

portrait from "The Ancient History of the Maori, his mythology and tra...

This image has been taken from scan 000029 from volume 01 of "The Ancient History of the Maori, his mythology and traditions. Horo-Uta or Taki-Tumu migration. Eng. & Maori". The title and subject terms of this ... More

fishermen from "The Ancient History of the Maori, his mythology and traditions. Horo-Uta or Taki-Tumu migration. Eng. & Maori"

fishermen from "The Ancient History of the Maori, his mythology and tr...

This image has been taken from scan 000371 from volume 05 of "The Ancient History of the Maori, his mythology and traditions. Horo-Uta or Taki-Tumu migration. Eng. & Maori". The title and subject terms of this ... More

map from "The Ancient History of the Maori, his mythology and traditions. Horo-Uta or Taki-Tumu migration. Eng. & Maori"

map from "The Ancient History of the Maori, his mythology and traditio...

This image has been taken from scan 000461 from volume 05 of "The Ancient History of the Maori, his mythology and traditions. Horo-Uta or Taki-Tumu migration. Eng. & Maori". The title and subject terms of this ... More

map from "The Ancient History of the Maori, his mythology and traditions. Horo-Uta or Taki-Tumu migration. Eng. & Maori"

map from "The Ancient History of the Maori, his mythology and traditio...

This image has been taken from scan 000196 from volume 05 of "The Ancient History of the Maori, his mythology and traditions. Horo-Uta or Taki-Tumu migration. Eng. & Maori". The title and subject terms of this ... More

Industrial arts of the XIXth century at the great exhibition MDCCCLI by M. Digby Wyatt.
Madame Celeste as Miami in Mr. Buckstone's drama of The green bushes.
Sacountala, décor du 2e acte
Nubie: Kardassy, Temple d'Isis
Luxor, le temple, statues Ramses.
Premier détail de l'archivolte émaillée, (ville porte ornée).
A Japanese ballet at the theatre of Kyoto
map from "Ancient India as described by Megasthenes and Arrian. Being a translation of the fragments of the Indika of Megasthenes collected by Dr. Schwanbeck and of the first part of the Indika of Arrian, by J. W. McCrindle ... With ... notes ... Reprinted, with additions, from the “Indian Antiquary,” etc"

map from "Ancient India as described by Megasthenes and Arrian. Being ...

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Go and see Hardy Gillard's great American educational panorama, Over the Pacific Railway to California : bird's eye view of the country from New York to San Francisco, 3,500 miles.
The Right Hon. W.E. Gladstone, M.P., Professor of Ancient History in the Royal Academy
Temple of Amenophis IV at Karnak, Thebes
Exterior of Damascus Gate from north, Jerusalem
Zealand from "Illustrations prepared for White's Ancient History of the Maori"

Zealand from "Illustrations prepared for White's Ancient History of th...

This image has been taken from scan 000189 from "Illustrations prepared for White's Ancient History of the Maori". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of th... More

Tsarenklok op het Kremlin
[Scene of woman in a bedroom holding a tray with a glass.]
Fra Angelico, British museum, 162. [The youthful David with a crown on his curly head, sitting on a settle, singing and playing on the psaltery.]
Ancient history / Rea Irvin.

Ancient history / Rea Irvin.

Magazine cover showing a Susan B. Anthony-like figure in classical dress thrusting an umbrella at a man in a toga. Another woman holds sign reading "We want our rights." Illus. in: Life. New York : Life magazin... More

Museum of Ancient History, Berlin

Museum of Ancient History, Berlin

"Wood Von Hindenburg" on exhibit sculpture or specimen to right of mammoth with German helmet. Pencil sketch of elephant on verso is not on digital file. (DLC/PP-1932:0042). Forms part of: Cabinet of American i... More

Fashionable ladies
Fashionable ladies
The Sphinx and one of the Great Pyramids near Cairo, Egypt. Exact Date Shot Unknown

The Sphinx and one of the Great Pyramids near Cairo, Egypt. Exact Date...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Asia Sherman, a Matthew C. Perry sixth-grader portraying

Asia Sherman, a Matthew C. Perry sixth-grader portraying

Asia Sherman, a Matthew C. Perry sixth-grader portraying Hecate, informs Lance Cpl. Alissa Schuning, a combat correspondent with Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron, about the legacy of Hecate during the Liv... More

National parks: AztecRuins_Ranger_BMFoott - public domain image

National parks: AztecRuins_Ranger_BMFoott - public domain image

A park ranger stands inside an Ancestral Puebloan ring of stones and points his laser to a planet in the night sky at Aztec Ruins National Monument, New Mexico.

National parks: AztecRuins_Night_BMFoott - public domain image

National parks: AztecRuins_Night_BMFoott - public domain image

Stars dance in the night sky above an Ancestral Puebloan ruin at Aztec Ruins National Monument, New Mexico.

Muhammad offers the first prayer in a newly built mosque.

Muhammad offers the first prayer in a newly built mosque.

Life of the Prophet Muhammad written at the order of the Mamluk sultan al-Mansûr 'Alâ' al-Dîn 'Alî (d. 778/1376). The work was first illustrated during the reign of the Ottoman sultan Murâd III.

Two of the first twelve people converted to Islam from Medina kiss the hands of the Prophet at Akaba.

Two of the first twelve people converted to Islam from Medina kiss the...

Life of the Prophet Muhammad written at the order of the Mamluk sultan al-Mansûr 'Alâ' al-Dîn 'Alî (d. 778/1376). The work was first illustrated during the reign of the Ottoman sultan Murâd III.

The sîmurgh aids the wounded Rustam and Rakhsh.
The Expulsion from Paradise
Dreissigjäriger Krieg.  Arkabusier zu Pferd, Trompeter, Fähnrich, Officier, Musketier, Pikenier. 1630
Jean Baptiste Vanmour - Armenien de Perse
Thèbes. Memnonium [Ramesseum]. Détails de la statue colossalle de Memnon. [Restoration]
Thôout, Thoth deux fois grand, [ le second Hermès.]
Le chirurgien nègre; Boutique d'un marchand de viande de porc.
Vue extérieure de la Mosquée de Qalaoum
Peking.  Hall of classics.  Confucius-Temple.
Pulling of the Canton lottery., Qing Dynasty
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