Mangrove Tree (Rhizophora mucronata Lam.): branch with flowers and fruits and separate sectioned flower and fruit with seed. Coloured line engraving.

Credit: Wellcome Collection

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The bark of Rhizophora mucronata is used in tanning and the timber (boriti poles) for building and making pulp and rayon

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1 print : line engraving, with watercolour ; platemark 33.2 x 41.5 cm

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Peê-Candèl ... Candelò ... ...

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  • [Amsterdam],

Dates

  • [1686]

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Mangrove Tree (Rhizophora mucronata Lam.): branch with flowers and fruits and separate sectioned flower and fruit with seed. Coloured line engraving..{' '} Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY


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