'Cornucopia of Fruits' Silk Chiffon Scarf

£55.00
SKU: BODS-100493

Adorning this handmade silk chiffon scarf are all manner of fruits from Phytanthoza Iconographia, an immense work, published between 1737 and 1745. Johann Wilhelm Weinmann was an apothecary who established a botanic garden in Regensburg and set about producing a highly detailed catalogue of plants and their uses, with illustrations commissioned from some of the finest engravers of the time. 

  • Made exclusively for the Bodleian Libraries
  • 100% silk chiffon
  • Dry clean only
  • Size: 1800mm x 500cm
  • Hand rolled hem

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