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TitleIconismus XLVIII. Ponatur Ť regione; Su
Mediummetal engraving
BookP. Gasparis Schotti. Physica Curiosa, Sive Mirabilia Naturś et Artis Libris. Herbapoli (Wurzburg) : J. A. Endeteri & Wolfgangi, 1667. Page 923, Plate 48.
NotesThis strange creature found its way into several works on the freakish or the prodigious, including Johnsonís Elizabethan Era bestiary.
Subjectsmarvelous, bestiary, monsters

Devils & DemonsDanse MacabreWeird ScienceBestiaryThe MarvelousThe GrotesquePossession & InsanityFantastic SpaceFreaks, Monsters & Prodigies

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