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Possibly the handle of a mirror, on which are depicted phallic motifs and symbols of fertility. Engraving and etching by James Basire after himself.

Basire, James, 1730-1802.

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The roundel below shows Hercules wrestling with Antaeus

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[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified]

Physical description

1 print : engraving and etching ; image 25.4 x 18.5 cm

Lettering

Js. Basire, delt. & sculpt.

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 27853i

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  • Latin



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