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White bryony (Bryonia dioica): flowering and fruiting stem with floral segments. Coloured etching after J. Miller, 1791.

  • Miller, John Frederick, active 1772-1796.
Date
1 December 1791
Reference
25320i
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Description

White bryony root is used as a drastic purgative

Publication/Creation

[London] (28 Pater-noster Row) : pub. as the act directs by J. Bew, 1 December 1791.

Physical description

1 print : etching, with watercolour ; platemark 24.4 x 19.4 cm

Lettering

Bryonia alba white bryony ; John Frederick Miller del: 1791

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 25320i

Languages

  • English
  • Latin


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