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This beautiful G B Sowerby Antique Shell Print was printed in 1859 and is an original book plate from Sowerby's, Illustrated Index of British Shells. The plates are all hand coloured. This is the first edition actually printed in 1859 and not a modern copy or reproduction. This is plate XVI.
This Sowerby Shell print is guaranteed to be over 158+ years old. We do not sell modern reproductions.
The page is approximately 26 x 17.5 cm's or 10.2 x 6.9 inches.
Please study the large scanned image for all details.
The digital watermark is not on the actual print.
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