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East Indian or Malabar Kino (Pterocarpus marsupium Roxb.): branch with flowers, separate shoot bearing flowers and fruit and sections of flowers. Coloured line engraving.

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The local Indian name for Malabar Kino is Vengai Padauk The gum of Malabar Kino is used as an astringent and the timber is used for construction and furniture

Contributors

Reede tot Drakestein, Hendrik van

Publication/Creation

[Amsterdam], [1686]

Physical description

1 print : line engraving, with watercolour ; platemark 33.6 x 41.6 cm

Lettering

Kariǹ-Tagerà Lat. ... Mal. Titi ... Bra. ... Arab.

Language

  • Latin


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East Indian or Malabar Kino (Pterocarpus marsupium Roxb.): branch with flowers, separate shoot bearing flowers and fruit and sections of flowers. Coloured line engraving. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY


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