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Ni Capis, non Carpis

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1917,0609.40

  • Title (series)

    • Ni Capis, non Carpis
  • Description

    Ornamental design; Blackwork; medallion and two pendants. 1611 Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1611
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 73 millimetres
    • Width: 70 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered in oval medallion "NI CAPIS / NON CAPIS / Guilhelmus de / la Quewellerie / fecit, Ao DNI / CIC. IC. CXI". Below "Wilh: Ianß: ex: Amster."
  • Curator's comments

    Later published by Salomon Savery.

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 1 bibliographic details
    • Berlin 1939 738 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIIc Mounted Roy)

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1917

  • Acquisition notes

    One of 64 drawings and prints extracted from an early album (c.1618) containing goldsmith's and jeweller's work, acquired from Mr Jones in exchange for duplicates.

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1917,0609.40

Ornamental design; Blackwork; medallion and two pendants.  1611  Engraving

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Ornamental design; Blackwork; medallion and two pendants. 1611 Engraving

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