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Mark Catesby Flower Print

​Flower print by Mark Catesby, English naturalist, who painted in North America in early 1700s. This is No. 6 of series and is of Cacao Tree. Given in memory of Miss Mary Hilliard Hinton.

Object number: 1977.9.1

Dimensions:15 3/8 x 21 5/8 framed,13 3/8 x 19 5/8 unframed

Estimated age: 18th century.



What visitors say

Thank you so much for leading us on a guided tour of the Joel Lane House! I had no idea that the kitchen was separate from the main house, and how different the two are. I had always assumed that the most dangerous job for a slave was in the fields, but your expertise showed me that the kitchen (because of the heat and potential for fire) was actually the most dangerous for a slave woman…

Maggie