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Copyright Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Society All Rights Reserved
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Collection Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Society
Date 1602
Abstract One print from a nine part series by Theodore de Bry entitled Historia Americae sive Novi Orbis, or Grand Voyages. This print illustrates a train of llamas loaded with ore from the mines ready to carry it to the city of Potosi for refining (Plate 4, from Part IX, published 1602 with German text).
Object ID 2006.004.0005
Object Type Print
Title The Strange Sheep-like Creatures that Carried the Silver-Ore

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