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A plant (Atalantia spinosa): branch with flowers and fruit, cross-section of fruit, seed and style.

  • Reede tot Drakestein, Hendrik van, 1637?-1691.
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[1683]
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15857i
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[Amsterdam], [1683]

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1 print : line engraving, with watercolour ; platemark 34.5 x 43.8 cm

Lettering

Cátu Tsjéru Naregam lat. ... Mal. Rána-nimba ... bra. ... Arab.

References note

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

Lettering note

Title transcribed in Nagari, Malayalam, Arabic and Roman alphabet
Lettering is inscribed on print in blue ink by E. M. Holmes: "Atalantia spinosa Willd. N.O. 39"

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 15857i

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  • Latin
  • Malayalam


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