Title: Aspetto della montagna delllo zolfo uccelllo diavolo
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 Material Information
Title: Aspetto della montagna delllo zolfo uccelllo diavolo
Physical Description: 1 print : engraving, color ; 30 cm. (sheet)
Language: Italian
Creator: Terreni, Giuseppe Maria, 1739-1811.
Publisher: s.n.
Place of Publication: Livorno, Italy
Publication Date: 1763
 Subjects
Subjects / Keywords: Caribbean
Volcanoes -- Guadeloupe   ( lcsh )
Guadeloupe -- 1760-1770   ( lctgm )
Engravings -- 1760-1770   ( lctgm )
Spatial Coverage: Guadeloupe
 Notes
Abstract: Hand-colored, copperplate engraving depicts the eruption of the volcano, La Soufriere, in Guadeloupe. Two men hunting with dogs in foreground. Crow or raven in decorative cartouche.
General Note: Illustration from Gazettiere Americano.
Biographical: La Soufriere, on the island of Guadeloupe, was the site of the first historical eruption observed in the West Indies, circa 1660. In European cultures, crows often symbolize omens and ravens often symbolize death.
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: CA50100007
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: Historical Museum of Southern Florida
Holding Location: HistoryMiami (Historical Museum of Southern Florida)
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution.
Resource Identifier: local - 2007-269-1

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