Detail View: JCB Archive of Early American Images: No. XII. Coffea occidentalis, or, Coffee tree. This useful Tree bears delicate White Flowers particularly redolent.

Accession number: 
65-190
Record number: 
65-190-12
JCB call number: 
D797 B993 /3-SIZE
Image title: 
No. XII. Coffea occidentalis, or, Coffee tree. This useful Tree bears delicate White Flowers particularly redolent.
Place image published: 
[London]
Image date: 
[1797]
Image function: 
plate XII
Technique: 
engraving, hand coloring
Image dimension height: 
30.5 cm. (platemark)
Image dimension width: 
20.3 cm. (platemark)
Page dimension height: 
48.5 cm.
Page dimension width: 
29 cm.
Materials medium: 
ink, colors
Materials support: 
paper
Description: 
Branch of the coffee plant, an evergreen shrub, showing pinnate leaves and red berries (drupes).
Source creator: 
Byam, Lydia, fl. 1797 - 1800
Source Title: 
A collection of exotics, from the island of Antigua
Source place of publication: 
[London]
Source date: 
[1797]
notes: 
Image title taken from table of contents.
Time Period: 
1751-1800
Provenance/Donor: 
Acquired in 1967.
Owner and copyright: 
©John Carter Brown Library, Box 1894, Brown University, Providence, R.I. 02912
Commentary: 
geographic area: 
Caribbean Islands
Subject Area: 
Flora and fauna
Subject headings: 
Botany--Pictorial works