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Mons in Provincia Kiamsi.

Image ID: 807715

Mons in Provincia Kiamsi. (1667)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Mons in Provincia Kiamsi.

Published Date

: 1667

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; plate mark 15 x 18 cm. (5 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.)

Notes

: Printed on image: "Scopulus qui Draco dicitur." "Scopulus qui Tygris dicitur." Additional text in Latin printed on border. Written on border: "17th C. idea of Chinese dragon."

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.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Dragons

Source Description

: 1 folder (4 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC DRAG

Digital ID

: 807715

Record ID

: 722572

Digital Item Published

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

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