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A plant (Rumphia amboiensis): branch with flowers and fruit, seed and cross-section of fruit. Coloured line engraving.
- Reede tot Drakestein, Hendrik van, 1637?-1691.
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1 print : line engraving, with watercolour ; platemark 34.4 x 43.2 cm
Tsjem-táni. Latin. ... Mal. ... Arab.
See further: K.S. Manilal (ed.), Botany and history of Hortus Malabaricus, Rotterdam, 1980, ch. 2 by M. Fournier, pp. 6-21
J. Heniger, Hendrik Adriaan van Reede tot Drakestein (1636-1691) and Hortus Malabaricus, Rotterdam, 1986
Title transcribed in Nagari, Malayalam, Arabic and Roman alphabet
Lettering is inscribed on print in blue ink by E. M. Holmes: "Rumphia amboiensis L. ANACARDIACEAE (53)"
Wellcome Library no. 15852i
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