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A talipot palm (Corypha umbraculifera) with two people and other plants at its base. Aquatint by T. Medland, c. 1807, after J. Cordiner.

  • Cordiner, James, the rev., 1775-1836.
Date
4 June 1807
Reference
20997i
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Description

Leaves of the talipot palm are used for thatching and umbrellas

Publication/Creation

London (Paternoster Row) : Messrs. Longman, Hurst, Rees & Orme, 4 June 1807.

Physical description

1 print : aquatint, with wash

Lettering

A talipot tree or batticaloe drawn by J.Cordiner T.Medland sculp.

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 20997i

Languages

  • English


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