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Seven flowering aquatic plants, including eelgrass (Zostera marina) and bog rush (Schoenus nigricans). Chromolithograph by W. Dickes & co., c. 1855.

W. Dickes & Co.
Date
[1855]
Reference
24827i
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Publication/Creation

[London], [1855]

Physical description

1 print : chromolithograph

Lettering

1. sea ruppia, Ruppia maritima 2. common horned pond weed, Zannichellia palustris 3. broad leaved grass wrack, Zostera marina 4. dwarf g.w. Z. nana 5. sweet cyperus, Cyperus longus 6. brown c. C. fuscus 7. black bog rush, Scoenus nigricans W. Dickes & co del et sc

Lettering note

Lettering on the print includes a number for each plant and the plate number

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 24827i

Languages

  • English
  • Latin


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