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Scutia myrtina Kurz.: branch with flowers and fruit and separate leaf, flowers, fruit, seeds and sectioned fruit. Coloured line engraving.

  • Reede tot Drakestein, Hendrik van, 1637?-1691
Date
[1685]
Reference
16043i
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[Amsterdam], [1685]

Physical description

1 print : line engraving, with watercolour ; platemark 33.9 x 42.8 cm

Lettering

Vetadagú ... Polly ... ...

References note

See further: K.S. Manilal (ed.), Botany and history of Hortus Malabaricus, Rotterdam, 1980, ch. 2 by M. Fournier, pp. 6-21
J. Heniger, Hendrik Adriaan van Reede tot Drakestein (1636-1691) and Hortus Malabaricus, Rotterdam, 1986

Lettering note

Title transcribed in Nagari, Malayalam, Arabic and Roman alphabet
Lettering is inscribed on print in blue ink by E. Holmes: "Scutia indica W & A. Rhamnaceae 49"

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 16043i

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Languages

  • Latin
  • Malayalam


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