Engraving: Fragmenta Sacra


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Artifact Identification Engraving: Fragmenta Sacra   (1992.08.0055)
  1. Communication Artifacts
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  3. Documentary Artifacts
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  5. Graphic Documents
Artist/Maker Fuller, Thomas: Author, Illustrator (1608-1661) Russell, John and Edward: Sponsors Originally printed by J.F. for John Williams (Publisher) in 1650
Geographic Location
Period/Date 1650 CE
Culture British/English

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 43.0 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 33.5 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) <0.1 cm
Weight 10 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Paper, Pigment--Ink
Manufacturing Processes Printed, Engraved
Munsell Color Information Yellowish Gray (5Y 8/2) -Top right corner. Light Olive Gray (7.5Y 5/2) -Background center top. Greenish Black (10G 2/1) -Lettering.

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

Bailey, John Eglington. "The Life of Thomas Fuller, D.D. With Notices of His Books, His Kinsmen, and His Friends." London: B.M. Pickering, 1874. Fuller, Thomas. "A Pisgah Sight of Palestine." London: Printed by J.F. for John Williams, 1650.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication The Seymour and Muriel Yale Collection of Coins of the Ottoman Empire and Other Middle East States
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information 4/30/08 Print Review by Robert La France, Associate Curator of Pre-Modern Art at Krannert Art Museum: Mid to late 18th century, printed sloppily (offset on paper) and en mass for tourists. Latin reads "John and Edward Russell from Bedford paid for this."

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