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RELIGION.
Renaissance 'The Adoration of the Magi' - the Three Kings Balthazar, Gaspar (Caspar), Melchior adore Jesus and bring him their gifts (frankincense, myrrh, and gold) - mosaic in the Church Santa Maria in Trastevere / Rome - 15th century.
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FRANKINCENSE, 2005.
A sack of frankincense in a souq in Old Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Photograph, 2005. Full credit: CARO / Frank Sorge - ullstein bild / Granger, NYC.
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SOCOTRA.
Two men stand near a frankincense tree. Charles K. Moser.
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SOCOTRA.
Explorers search for Socotra Island for frankincense trees. Charles K. Moser.
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YEMEN: FRANKINCENSE, 2008.
A frankincense tree
(Boswellia sacra) in Wadi Dawan, Yemen. Photograph, 2008. Full credit: Haag - ullstein bild / Granger, NYC.
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SOCOTRA.
An explorer photographs frankincense growing on trees. Charles K. Moser.
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SOCOTRA, REPUBLIC OF YEMEN.
A crowd gathers on a beach to meet explorers carrying frankincense. Charles K. Moser.
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SOCOTRA ISLAND.
Three men stand with a harvested frankincense tree. Charles K. Moser.
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EGYPT.
Hieroglyphic inscription from the Mortuary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut. Deir al-Bahari, Luxor, c. 1458 BCE. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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EGYPT.
Relief depicting the incense and myrrh trees obtained by Queen Hatshepsut's expedition to Punt, c. 1480 BCE. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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MIDDLE EAST / USA.
The Magi as represented in a painting by American artist Henry Siddons Mowbray (1858-1928) . Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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EGYPT.
Image of a priest offering incense to the god Ra-Horakhty-Atum. Painted wood, 20th Dynasty, c. 900 BCE. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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HOLLAND / NETHERLANDS.
The Adoration of the Magi. Pieter Bruegel the Elder, 1567. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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ARABIA.
Frankincense is an aromatic resin obtained from trees of the genus Boswellia, particularly Boswellia sacra. It is used in incense and perfumes.. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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MEXICO.
Guatemala. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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YEMEN.
Frankincense resin bought in the perfume suq or market in Sana'a, the Yemeni capital, 2005. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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IRAN / PERSIA.
A young man holding a taper and an incense burner. Safavid miniature painting, c. 1640. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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GREECE.
A late Minoan incense burner from Ierapetra, Crete. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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SOMALIA.
Somali man collecting frankincense in the former British Somaliland, c. 1950. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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EGYPT.
Relief depicting the incense and myrrh trees obtained by Queen Hatshepsut's expedition to Punt, c. 1480 BCE. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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EGYPT.
Soldiers from Queen Hatshepsut's expedition to the Land of Punt as depicted from her temple at Deir el-Bahri, c. 1480 BCE. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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YEMEN.
An incense burner in bronze decorated with an ibex handle, c. BCE 250. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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JAPAN.
A spherical silver incense burner, Shosoin Treasury, 8th century CE. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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EGYPT.
Queen Iti, the wife of the King of Punt depicted in a relief as Hatshepsut's Deir el-Bahri temple, c. 1480 BCE. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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BRITISH LIBRARY.
The Ni'matnama-i Nasir al-Din Shah A manuscript o. Preparation of frankincense. Full credit: British Library / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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CHINA.
An incense burner of blue-and-white Jingdezhen porcelain made for the Chinese-speaking Hui Muslim minority in China, c. early 17th century. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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EGYPT.
Mural depicting Queen Hatshepsut's expedition to Punt in Hatshepsut's mortuary temple, c. 1480 BCE. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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IRAN / PERSIA.
A lion-shaped incense burner from Mashad or Herat, 11th-12th century. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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ENGLAND.
'The Adoration of the Magi', Ranworth Antiphonal, Norwhich, c. 1460-1480 CE. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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EGYPYT.
Queen Hatshepsut's fleet sailing down the Red Sea to Bab al-Mandeb and the Land of Punt, c. 1480 BCE. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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CHINA / TIBET.
A copper and brass incense container decorated with lapis lazuli, late 20th century. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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SYRIA.
A spherical brass incense burner, inlaid with gold and silver. Damascus, 13th-14th century. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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KOHLER: GUM BENJAMIN, 1897.
Styrax Benzoin or 'Gum Benjamin', the resin of which is used in making some varieties of incense, from Köhler's Medizinal Pflanzen, 1897. Full credit: Pictures from History - CPA / Granger, NYC. All Rights Reserved.
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EGYPT.
Relief depicting myrrh trees carried in a basket by Queen Hatshepsut's expedition to Punt, c. 1480 BC. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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MIDDLE EAST / ITALY.
The Magi represented in Persian dress in a mosaic at the Basilica of Sant'Apollinare Nuovo, Ravenna, 7th century CE. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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ARABIA.
A Frankincense tree above an Almond tree, after a treatise by Zakariya ibn Muhammad al-Qazwini (1203-1283 CE). Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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EGYPT / SUDAN.
The Qustul incense burner, Nubia, c. 3100 BCE. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.