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Cobra and stone image, India, 17th century.

Image ID: 807633

Cobra and stone image, India, 17th century. (1667)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Cobra and stone image, India, 17th century.

Published Date

: 1667

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 28 x 29 cm. (11 x 11 in.)


: Printed on border: "Forma Lapidis & quantites vera ; Serpens Capillatus, Lufitanis Cobra de Cabelo." Includes additional text in Latin

Original Source

: From China monumentis, qua sacris qua profanis, nec non variis naturae & artis spectaculis, aliarumque rerum memorabilium argumentis illustrata. (Amstelodami : Apud Jacobum a Meurs, 1667) Kircher, Athanasius (1602-1680), Author.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Snakes -- cobra

Source Description

: 1 folder (14 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 807633

Record ID

: 714670

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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