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ISSN: 0308-5694
E-ISSN: 1479-7801
DOI: 10.1080/03085694.2016.1107370
Herman Moll's The World Described (1720): Mapping Britain's Global and Imperial Interests
Description:Herman Moll's The World Described (1720), the pre-eminent folio atlas of Hanoverian Britain, departs from the usual Ortelian model in the selection and ordering of its contents. It placed Britain at the centre of the atlas so that the first half provided a cartographic description of Britain's... [show more]
ABDUA 63211spade
Description:Wooden spade-shaped implement, used for beating clothes when washing. Kosovo work.
LEMUR 1000418map Map of the Nile
Subject: Map of the Nile
<a href="ABDUA%2063297">ABDUA 63297</a>statuette Buddhist priest
Subject:Buddhist priest
Description:Image of a Buddhist priest, in contemplative attitude, in bronze.
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Subject:James 8 Stuart,James.Francis.Edward
Description:Oil painting, portrait of James Francis Edward Stuart, the Old Pretender. The original of this portrait is in the National Portrait Gallery, London, and is attributed to Alexis Belle. This is one of many contemporary copies which were produced for prominent Jacobites. [show more]
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Description:Arrow-head decoration: carved (anthropomorphic) & painted (black & white). Bamboo shaft, red twine.
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Subject:prize medal
Description:Presented to Alexander Thomson Esq of Banchory, by the Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland, for a report on the cultivation of chicory and flax in Belgium, 1837. Inscription: SEMPER ARMIS NUNC ET INDUSTRIA Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland Inst MDCCLXXXIV report on the cultivation of chicory and flax in Belgium [show more]
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Description:Silver medal awarded to Alexander Thomson of Banchory-Devenick, 1832.
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Description:Silver medal awarded to Alexander Thomson of Banchory-Devenick, 1832. Inscription: Aberdeenshire Horticultural Society celery
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Description:Gold medal awarded to Alexander Thomson of Banchory-Devenick 1834. Inscription: Highlands and Agricultural Society of Scotland report on settling crofters on waste ground