Tea plant (Camellia sinensis): flowering stem with sectioned leaf and many floral segments. Coloured engraving by J. Miller, c. 1771.
- Miller, John, 1715-1790?
- 10 December 1771
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Tea, long cultivated by the Chinese, became the world's most popular caffeine drink
Green tea. ; Painted & engraved by J. Miller
[London] publish'd according to Act of Parliament, 10 December 1771.
1 print : engraving, with watercolour
Two copies of the print are held
Exhibited in "A Tea Journey: from the mountains to the table", Compton Verney, 6 July - 22 September 2019 UkLW
Wellcome Library no. 24552i