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Collection of seven plates - probably Italian coat of arms (showing whales and dolphins)

Major collection: Hart Nautical
Named collection: Allan Forbes Collection
Object type: engraving
Maker: Place made: Italy, Veneto, Venezia, Venice
Date made: 1572
Materials: ink; paper; mounting
Measurements: 8 1/2 in x 6 in
Nomenclature: decorative
Classification: whales

Black and white coat of arms of Holy Roman Emperor Ferdinand 1. From a book; verso reads "Libro II Parte 1".


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