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Woodblock: Ambrosia altera

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1 woodblock : pear wood ; 22 x 16 x 3 cm. Note One of a series of woodblocks designed by Giorgio Liberale and cut by Wolfgang Meyerpeck for Pietro Andrea Mattioli's Herbár and New Kreuterbeuch (Prague, 1562, 1563) and Commentarii in sex libros Pedacii Dioscoridis Anarzabei de Medica materia (Venice, 1565 and later editions). Woodblock shows Ambrosia altera, also known as Artemisia maritima or Sea wormwood


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