ObjectsViewing Record 4141 of 12427
Previous Record Next Record
Switch Views: Lightbox | Image List | List
Welcome to the archived version of the MIT Museum's online collections portal! This site was used to test features and content for the newly redesigned MIT Museum Collections site, which has now launched with over 106,000 objects. Please use the new MIT Museum Collections site for further research and discovery. Webmuseum.mit.edu remains online during the transition period but will not receive new updates or content.
De regni Settentrionali. Monstri marini & terrestri, che si trouvano in orgni luogo nelle parti d'aquilone.
Named collection: Allan Forbes Collection
Object type: engraving
Maker: Munster, Sebastian
Place made: Germany
Date made: 1575
Materials: ink; laid paper
Measurements: 11 1/4 in x 15 1/2 in
Uncolored engraving depicting a sea full of various chimeric monsters, and in the background, in the upper fifth of the image, a shore with various land monsters upon it. Each monster is labeled with a letter. Italian text on verso provides a key to the letters, and description.