Porcus (Boar)

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Porcus (Boar)


This set of images include Kircher's porcus (boar), as well as a hunting scene from a medieval English bestiary.


Griffin Hornung

Items in the Porcus (Boar) Collection

Hunting Scene (Boar)
The bestiary page shows a colorful scene, where two hunters have speared a boar, which has their dog dangling from its tusks.

Porcus (Boar)
The page displays three woodcuts (two sheep, a boar, and two dogs), with accompanying descriptions.