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Helvitischer Almanac title page
  • Switzerland
  • Helvitischer Almanac title page, 1813
  • Where object was made: Zurich, Switzerland
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 87 x 56 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 3 7/16 x 2 3/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 105 x 68 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 4 1/8 x 2 11/16 in
  • Gift of David H. Weinglass and Marilyn Carbonell in Honor of Stephen Goddard
  • Not on display
  • 2017.0020
Description

A wreath divides the top half of this title page from the bottom half. A plumed helmet, a blowing horn, and a caduceus are on top of the wreath. The border of the page is ringed with heart-shaped leaves connected by vines.