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A man climbing a coconut palm (Cocos nucifera L.) which stands by a banana plant (Musa sp.), in a waterside setting in Bombay, India. Engraving by J. Shury after J. Forbes, 1768.

Forbes, James, 1749-1819.
Date
[1st June 1812]

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Credit: A man climbing a coconut palm (Cocos nucifera L.) which stands by a banana plant (Musa sp.), in a waterside setting in Bombay, India. Engraving by J. Shury after J. Forbes, 1768. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)


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Hindoo peasant ascending the cocoa nut tree to draw the tari or toddy. Engraved by J.Shury. Jam.Forbes, Bombay, 1768.

Publication/Creation

[London (Fleet Street)] : [White, Cochrane & Co.], [1st June 1812]

Physical description

1 print : line engraving

Publications note

See further: J. Forbes, Oriental Memoirs, vol. 4, London, 1813, pp. 351-379

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 20053i

Language

  • English


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