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drawing

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    2007,6024.149

  • Description

    Draft entry. Watercolour drawing on paper.

  • Producer name

  • Date

    • 19thC
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 25 centimetres
    • Width: 35.1 centimetres
  • Curator's comments

    From a bound set of original drawings made at the time of the nineteenth-century discoveries in Assyria. Many of these drawings were used by Layard in his publications of the 1840s and 1850s.

  • Location

    Not on display

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition date

    1860 (before)

  • Acquisition notes

    The albums are bound and stamped Department of Antiquities on the spine: as this department was divided into the respective Departments of Coins and Medals, Oriental Antiquities and Greek and Roman Antiquities in 1860/61 they were probably compiled shortly before that date.

  • Department

    Middle East

  • Registration number

    2007,6024.149

  • Additional IDs

    • Or.Dr.II.52 (Original Drawings vol. II, drawing 52)

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