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Common juniper (Juniperus communis L.): fruiting stem with separate leaf, fruit and floral segments, also a description of the plant and its uses. Coloured line engraving by C.H.Hemerich, c.1759, after T.Sheldrake.

  • Sheldrake, Timothy, active 1740-1770.
Date
[1759]
Reference
18252i
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Description

Juniper fruits are used to flavour gin and liqueurs

Publication/Creation

[London], [1759]

Physical description

1 print : line engraving, with watercolour ; platemark 35 x 20.5 cm

Lettering

The Common Juniper Tree ... T.Sheldrake delin. C.H.Hemerich sculp.

Lettering note

The name of the plant is listed in nine languages and a description of it and its uses are given in english

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 18252i

Type/Technique

Languages

  • English


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