Engraving

Engraving

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Illustration of Kings 2, Chapter 6, verses 5-6, with border design containing such items associated with air pressure as Magdeburg hemispheres and Torricellian tubes. Plate #487 from Johannes Jacob Scheuczer & Johann Andreas Pfeffel, Kupfer-Bibel, In welcher die Physica Sacra Oder Beheiligte Natur-Wissenschaft Derer in Heil (Augsburg & Ulm, 1731-1735).
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Currently not on view
Object Name
Print
engraving
Measurements
overall: 18 5/8 in x 14 1/8 in x 5/8 in; 47.3075 cm x 35.8775 cm x 1.5875 cm
ID Number
PH.328401
catalog number
328401
accession number
272527
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National Museum of American History
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