Anguis. The Jaculus, or reticulated Dart Snake of Ceylon. (B1-90)


Anguis. The Jaculus, or reticulated Dart Snake of Ceylon.
Upper Right: Plate I. Lower Left: Albert Seba delt. Lower Center: London, Published as the Act directs, Feby. 21, 1801, by J. Wilkes. Lower Right: J. Pass sculpt.
Author: John Wilkes
Source / Publication: Encyclopaedia Londinensis; or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature, Comprehending, Under One General Alphabetical Arrangement, all the Words and Substance of Every Kind of Dictionary Extant in the English Language. In which the Improved Departments of the Mechanical Arts, the Liberal Sciences, the Higher Mathematics, and the Several Branches of Polite Literature, are Selected from the Acts, Memoirs, and Transactions, of the Most Eminent Literary Societies, in Europe, Asia, and America
Publisher: J. Adlard
Place of Publication: London
Date: February 21st, 1801
Plate Number: 1
Artist: Albert Seba
Engraver: J. Pass
Paper Dimensions: 10 3/4 x 8 1/2 inches.
Platemark Dimensions: 9 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches.
Medium: Copperplate engraving
Language: English
Coloured: Black and white
Condition: The print is in great condition with minor wear around the edges, as can be seen.
Keywords: Anguis, Jaculus, Snake, Snakes, Serpent, Serpents, Hawk, Bird, Hunting prey, Reticulated Dart Snake of Ceylon, Reticulated, Dart Snake, Ceylon,
Price: US$80
Identification Number: B1-90

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