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Textiles: women in a garden sorting silkworm eggs for incubation. Engraving by B. Cole, 1749.

  • Cole, B. (Benjamin)
Date
1749
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43589i
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London (At the King's Arms in St Paul's Church Yard) : J. Hinton, 1749.

Physical description

1 print : engraving ; image and border 10.2 x 17 cm

Lettering

Women examining and preparing the eggs in order to put them in bags or boxes for hatching.

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 43589i

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  • English


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