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Kapok or silk cotton tree (Ceiba pentandra) growing by a village in Surinam. Coloured lithograph by P. Lauters, c. 1839, after P. J. Benoit.
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Kapok or silk cotton tree (Ceiba pentandra) growing by a village in Surinam. Coloured lithograph by P. Lauters, c. 1839, after P. J. Benoit., result 1 of 1

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Culture
French
Title
Kapok or silk cotton tree (Ceiba pentandra) growing by a village in Surinam. Coloured lithograph by P. Lauters, c. 1839, after P. J. Benoit.
Work Type
Travel sketches. Lithographs.
Date
[1839]
Material
lithograph, with watercolour
Description
1 print :
The silk cotton tree produces kapok, used in stuffing mattresses and in insulation
P.J.Benoit del. Lauters lith.
ID Number
Source
Image and original data from Wellcome Collection
License
Use of this image is in accordance with the Artstor Terms & Conditions
File Properties
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V0043228.jpg
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24889540

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