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The talipot palm (Corypha umbraculifera) growing by a lakeside in Ceylon. Coloured etching after W. Daniell, c. 1810.

  • Daniell, William, 1769-1837.
Date
1810
Reference
21061i
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Description

Talipot palm leaves are used for thatching and umbrellas and for sacred Buddhist books

Publication/Creation

[London] (Mead Place Westminster Road) : Messrs. Sowerby.

Physical description

1 print : etching with aquatint, with watercolour

Lettering

The talpat palm. Corypha umbraculifera. view in Ceylon. from a drawing in the possession of Sir Alex. Johnston. W. Daniell, delt.

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 21061i

Languages

  • English
  • Latin


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