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Surrounded by animals in the Garden of Eden, Eve ascends from Adam's side. Line engraving by J. Haeyler.

  • Haeyler, J., active 1580.
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Bible. O.T. Genesis 2.21

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1 print : line engraving ; platemark 19.7 x 27.1 cm

Lettering

Ex hac arbore ne comedatis. Jehova deus formavit foeminam ex costa adami. Ecce nouo demptam tollit de corpore costam, et capit hinc formae facta puella decus. Genes. c.2. v.21. J. Hade. fecit.

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Related to record number 15594

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The Latin in the first circle says "do not eat from this tree" and in the second, "God formed woman from Adam's rib". The sacred tetragrammaton, "Yahweh", is inscribed in two of the circles
Bears number: 2

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Wellcome Library no. 15592i

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