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Celosia trigyna L.: two sections of the flowering stem with separate floral segments. Coloured engraving after F. von Scheidl, 1776.

  • Scheidl, Franz Anton von, 1731-1801.
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[1776]
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17979i
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The leaves of Celosia trigyna are eaten as a vegetable and infused to treat skin complaints

Publication/Creation

[Vienna] : [Leopold Johann Kaliwoda], [1776]

Physical description

1 print : line engraving with etching, with watercolour ; platemark 43.5 x 25.6 cm

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 17979i

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