Front cover image for The New York obelisk, or, How Cleopatra's needle came to New York and what happened when it got here

The New York obelisk, or, How Cleopatra's needle came to New York and what happened when it got here

This delightful book tells the story of how Cleopatra's needle, the popular Egyptian obelisk that is now located in Manhattan's Central Park, came to New York in January of 1881.-- Metropolitan Museum of Art website
Print Book, English, 1993
Metropolitan Museum of Art/Abrams, [New York], 1993