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London 1739
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London 1739

Author: Parsons, James
Year: 1739
Description: Poster after sketches by James Parsons advertising the exhibition of a rhinoceros in London in 1739.
Text headed PINOKEROC in quasi-greek style, reads: "An Exact Figure of the Rhinoceros That is now to be seen in London. Inscrib'd to Humffreyes Cole Esq. Chief of the Hon.ble East India Company’s Factory at Patna, in the Empire of the Great Mogul, for the Favour he has done the Curious in sending it over to England." Published October 10, 1739.
Location: Captive - Europe
Subject: Captivity - Before 1800
Species: Indian Rhino
File Size: 1.277 kb
Dimensions: 2202x2095 px
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