40 x 24.5 cm (15.5 x 9.75 inches).
Numer.Cap.XI.v.4.5. Lotus Flowers. (Numbers 11:4-5)
Lotus flowers are known to purify water.
This antique copper plate engraving was made in 1731 for Scheuchzer's incredible Physica Sacra.
It has hand painted water colouring embellished with metallic gold/silver paint. The engraving is on chain lined paper with strong plate marks. The paper has a lovely aged, creamy white patina and is in excellent condition.
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|Paper Size||40 x 24.5 cm (15.5 x 9.75 inches)|
|Size Category||31 to 40 cm [12 to 16 inches]|