Sri Lankan plants, 17th century

Sri Lankan plants, 17th century

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Credit: NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM, LONDON/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Sri Lankan plants. Page of specimens of pressed plants from the 17th-century Hermann Collection. This collection, made by the German-Dutch physician Paul Hermann (1646-1695), consists of five volumes of pressed specimens and drawings obtained and drawn during a trip to Sri Lanka (Ceylon) from 1672 to 1677. This collection is held at the Natural History Museum, London, UK.

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