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Spores of Bacillus pestis which caused the plague and its vector the human flea (Pulex irritans). Coloured drawing by A.J.E. Terzi.
- Terzi, A. J. E. (Amedeo John Engel), 1872-1956.
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1 drawing : pen and ink, with watercolour ; sheet 57.5 x 44.8 cm
Plague. Bacillus pestis Pulex irritans, L. A.J.E. Terzi
Lettering includes a female symbol and "x 80" scale indicator
Wellcome Library no. 41552i
Exhibited in “The Mask Never Lies” at Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona, Spain, 15 December 2021 - 1 May 2022
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