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print / book-illustration

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1982,U.2352

  • Description

    Three parrots and an ostrich; illustration to an unidentified Latin edition of Sebastian Münster, 'Cosmographia', probably printed by Petri in Basel, c.1544-52.
    Woodcut

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1544-1552
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 45 millimetres
    • Width: 91 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        With Latin letterpress text on verso.
  • Curator's comments

    See Curatorial Comment for 1982,U.2519.

  • Location

    Not on display (German Post-binder Small)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: Cosmographia
  • Acquisition date

    1982

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1982,U.2352

Three parrots and an ostrich; illustration to an unidentified Latin edition of Sebastian Münster, 'Cosmographia', probably printed by Petri in Basel, c.1544-52.    Woodcut

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Three parrots and an ostrich; illustration to an unidentified Latin edition of Sebastian Münster, 'Cosmographia', probably printed by Petri in Basel, c.1544-52. Woodcut

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