Moving Memnon's head

"Mode in which the young Memnon's head (now in the British Museum) was removed," from Plates illustrative of the researches and operations of G. Belzoni in Egypt and Nubia, 1822. From the collections of the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library.

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There will be minor construction in East Asia Library rooms 222 and 221 sporadically during June and July. For alternate study spaces please consult: https://web.library.yale.edu/places/to-study

Yale University Library has acquired the access to two new Chinese language databases, Zhongguo jin shi ku 中國金石庫 and Song dai mu zhi ming zi liao ku 宋代墓誌銘資料庫. The databases have been added to the Library’s Quicksearch (Databases) and Chinese Studies...

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