Art UK has updated its cookies policy. By using this website you are agreeing to the use of cookies. To find out more read our updated Use of Cookies policy and our updated Privacy policy.

Close
Two Mineral Specimens Found in the Fossa Grande on Mount Vesuvius

Photo credit: Wellcome Collection

How you can use this image

Public Domain

This image has been assigned a Public Domain Mark and is free to use with unrestricted use.

Please acknowledge the Collection who own the work with a photo credit — this helps spread the word about their resources.

To learn more about images and rights, please see our image use page.

Download

Notes

Add or edit a note on this artwork that only you can see. You can find notes again by going to the ‘Notes’ section of your account.

On the right is a piece of stone full of marine shells. On the left are pieces of marble of different kinds.

Wellcome Collection

London


Date

1776

Medium

etching & gouache on paper

Measurements

H 21.2 x W 39 cm

Accession number

43700i

Acquisition method

presumed to be part of the collection formed by Henry S. Wellcome

Work type

Print


Tags

This artwork does not have any tags yet. You can help by tagging artworks on Tagger.

Wellcome Collection

183 Euston Road, London, Greater London NW1 2BE England

This venue is open to the public. Not all artworks are on display. If you want to see a particular artwork, please contact the venue.
View venue