Funerary relief. Cross. Stone inside the Church of Sao Migue
Funerary relief. Cross. Stone inside the Church of Sao Miguel do Castelo (13th century). It belongs to noble warrior linked to the founding of the Portuguese nation. Guimaraes. Portugal.
© Thaliastock / Mary Evans
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Pedro II (1825-1891). Emperor of Brazil (1831 1889)
Pedro II (1825-1891). Emperor of Brazil (1831 1889). Allegory of the Departure of Dom Pedro II for Europe after the Declaration of the Republic (1890). Painting. BRAZIL. Sao Paulo. MarLuisa and Oscar Americano Foundation.
© CAGP/Iberfoto/Mary Evans
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Brazil - Sao Paulo - Serpentarium of the Instituto Butantan
Brazil - Sao Paulo - Serpentarium of the Instituto Butantan, a Brazilian biomedical research centre affiliated to the Sao Paulo State Secretary of Health. It is located near the campus of the University of Sao Paulo. The snake venom was milked to aid the development of serums and anti-venoms. Today, the institute contains a venom farm where researchers milk around a thousand snakes for their venom which is used to make antivenoms and for medical research. Date: circa 1920s
© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection