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Captain James Cook FRS
POSTCARDS
postcard
British Museum (Natural History); Waterlow & Sons
Europe: United Kingdom, England, London
May 1925
card
overall: 140 mm x 90 mm

Postcard, one of a series of portrait postcards published by a museum, depicting famous scientists. Small portrait format printed in black and white. Features a reproduction of an original engraving by F. Bartolozzi RA (1784) after a painted portrait by G. Webber (1782), set within an oval, of Captain Cook (1728-1779), with inscription.


2017.115/3

Transferred from the former Museum and Library of Optometry, Aston University / Gift of the family of the late Anthony G. Sabell FCOptom, 2016



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