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[Bookplate for Frederick Starr]
[Bookplate for Frederick Starr]
Title[Bookplate for Frederick Starr]
Date Created1907
Sort Date1907
DescriptionIn black ink. Image of a turtle with a hair-like tail. Japanese characters in the top right and bottom left corners.
Extent1 bookplate : woodcut ; 6.1 x 4.3 cm
Subject - GeographicJapan
Personal NamesStarr, Frederick
TypeStill Image
NotesIn traditional Japanese art, the 'tail' of the turtle is actually aquatic growth and is indicative of great age.
Access IdentifierBP GEN JPN P U883l
Digital IdentifierBP_GEN_JPN_P_U883l
Is Part OfRBSC Bookplates
SourceOriginal Format: University of British Columbia. Library. Rare Books and Special Collections. General Bookplates Collection. BP GEN JPN P U883l
Date Available2009
Publisher - DigitalVancouver : University of British Columbia Library
RightsImages provided for research and reference use only. Permission to publish, copy, or otherwise use these images must be obtained from Rare Books and Special Collections:
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