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Rosewood tree (a species of Dalbergia): branch with flowers and pods and separate sections of flowers, pod and seeds. Coloured line engraving.

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The rosewood tree is also known as the Nicaragua wood or palisander Rosewood timber is used for veneers, furniture and musical instruments etc.

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Reede tot Drakestein, Hendrik van

Publication/Creation

[Amsterdam], [1686]

Physical description

1 print : line engraving, with watercolour ; platemark 33.5 x 42.1 cm

Lettering

Nul-Válli Lat. ... Mal. ... Arab.

Language

  • Latin


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Rosewood tree (a species of Dalbergia): branch with flowers and pods and separate sections of flowers, pod and seeds. Coloured line engraving. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY


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