Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
JCB Archive of Early American Images
Accession number:
03547
Record number:
03547-5
JCB call number:
D657 L726t /1-SIZE
Image title:
The Queen's Pine.
Place image published:
[London]
Image publisher:
[Humphrey Moseley]
Image date:
[1657]
Image function:
plate; following p. 84
Technique:
engraving
Image dimension height:
18.3 cm. (platemark)
Image dimension width:
14.3 cm. (platemark)
Page dimension height:
28.2 cm.
Page dimension width:
17.5 cm.
Materials medium:
ink
Materials support:
paper
Languages:
English
Description:
Pineapple.
Source creator:
Ligon, Richard
Source Title:
A true & exact history of the island of Barbados
Source place of publication:
London
Source publisher:
Printed for Humphrey Moseley, at the Prince's Armes in St. Paul's Church-yard
Source date:
1657
notes:
Scientific name: Ananas comosus.
Time Period:
1651-1700
Subject Area:
Flora and fauna
geographic area:
Caribbean Islands
Subject headings:
Natural history--Barbados; Pineapple--Caribbean area
References:
Provenance/Donor:
Acquired before 1866.
Owner and copyright:
©John Carter Brown Library, Box 1894, Brown University, Providence, R.I. 02912
Commentary:

The Queen's Pine.