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China rose or Shoe flower (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis L.): flowering shoot. Coloured line engraving.

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Flowers of Hibiscus rosa-sinensis are used for shining shoes Record no: 16215 shows the fruit of this plant

Contributors

Reede tot Drakestein, Hendrik van

Publication/Creation

[Amsterdam], [1686]

Physical description

1 print : line engraving, with watercolour ; platemark 33.1 x 41.4 cm

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Hina-Paretti

Language

  • Malayalam


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China rose or Shoe flower (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis L.): flowering shoot. Coloured line engraving. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY


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