TIMEA  Spelled Out:  TIMEA (Travelers in the Middle East Archive) Home Home Browse About Contact Help

Ma (in Illustrated List of the principal Egyptian Divinities)

Files in this item

Files Size Format View
MurEg1888_081_c_illus.jpg 55.15Kb image/jpeg Thumbnail

About this item

Dublin Core Field Metadata
date.accessioned 2008-03-14T02:22:40Z
date.available 2008-03-14T02:22:40Z
date.issued 1888
identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1911/21569
description Caption: "Ma, the goddess of truth, has a single feather rising from her head, and often wears a covering on the eyes which might be mistaken for spectacles."
description.abstract Two figures of a goddess, each with a single feather rising from her head. The figure to the left is standing with a staff, while the figure to the right is seated, and wears a covering over her eyes.
language.iso eng
publisher Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx
relation.ispartof The complete text of the book in which this image can be found is available on the TIMEA site
relation.ispartofseries Forms part of the Travelers in the Middle East Archive (TIMEA)
rights Publicly available via the Travelers in the Middle East Archive (TIMEA) through the following Creative Commons attribution license: "You are free: to copy, distribute, display, and perform the work; to make derivative works; to make commercial use of the work. Under the following conditions: By Attribution. You must give the original author credit. For any reuse or distribution, you must make clear to others the license terms of this work. Any of these conditions can be waived if you get permission from the copyright holder. Your fair use and other rights are in no way affected by the above."
rights.uri http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.5/
subject.lcsh Gods, Egyptian
subject.other Religion & Festivals
subject.other Art & Artifacts
title Ma (in Illustrated List of the principal Egyptian Divinities)
digitization.specifications 600dpi; 24 bit color; tiff
source.original "A Handbook for Travellers in Lower and Upper Egypt". London: John Murray, Albemarle Street. Paris: Galignani; Boyveau. Malta: Critien; Watson. Cairo and Alexandria: V. Penasson. 1888. P. 081c.
contributor.funder Funded by the Institute for Museum and Library Services (IMLS) and Rice University's Computer and Information Technology Institute (CITI).
date.digital 2008
date.note The date given for this image is the publication date of the book from which it is taken.
type.genre illustrations
type.dcmi StillImage
identifier.citation (1888). "Ma (in Illustrated List of the principal Egyptian Divinities)." <a href="http://hdl.handle.net/1911/21569">http://hdl.handle.net/1911/21569</a>.


Ma (in Illustrated List of the principal Egyptian Divinities) (1888).
From Travelers in the Middle East Archive (TIMEA). http://hdl.handle.net/1911/21569
For more on properly formatting citations, see Citing TIMEA Resources.

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

  • TIMEA Visual Materials [1769]
    This collection contains book illustrations, postcards, stereocards, photographs, and ephemera related to travel in the Middle East, primarily Egypt.

Show simple item record

Rice Scholarship Archive Navigation


My Account