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Figure du Taureau de la Floride

About This Item

Title

Figure du Taureau de la Floride

Subject

Antidotes
Bison
Book Illustrations

Description

Title taken from caption of woodcut.
Depiction of the Bull of Florida, thought to be the North American Bison. Their horns were thought to be an antidote to poison.

Creator

Paré, Ambroise, 1510?-1590

Publisher

Digitized by the Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia

Date

1614

Language

French

Type

StillImage

Identifier

ZEa_9f.801

Original Format

1 print : woodcut

Physical Dimensions

9 x 11 cm

Citation

Paré, Ambroise, 1510?-1590, “Figure du Taureau de la Floride,” The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library, accessed June 22, 2024, https://cppdigitallibrary.org/items/show/3052.