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Title[4-headed lion]
Mediummetal engraving
BookChristophoro Kottero Silesio, Christinæ Poniatoviæ Bohemæ, Nicolao Drabicio Moravo. Lux e Tenebris. n.c. : n.p., 1665. Page 102, Plate 24.
NotesKott. XXIV, v.14.122. four-headed lion with plants growing from heads; group with hoes or axes on rocky cliff; two men conversing in boat, half-sunk in ocean; figure holding rudder hidden behind lowered sail

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