Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter D321/2
Title: Cunicularii
Images: [ MS Hunter D321/2 ]
Date of Creation: 1726
Place of Creation: London?, England
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter D
Content: Cunicularii, or the wise men of Godliman in consultation. Print depicting Mary Toft of Godalming giving birth to rabbits. Annotated in manuscript: Published about the 20th Octbr 1726.
Physical Description: 1 sheet.
Access: Normal conditions
Language: English
Material Type: Engraving
Notes: This print has been filed with a letter, MS Hunter D321/1, but folds indicate that it was not originally enclosed with it.
Bibliography: C.H. Brock, Dr James Douglas's papers and drawings in the Hunterian Collection, Glasgow University Library: a handlist (Glasgow, 1993); C.A. Pickover, The girl who gave birth to rabbits: a true medical mystery (New York, 2000).
Accession Number: 2499
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Repository Code: GB 0247

Names associated with this item:

subject: Mary Toft 1701?-1763
Mary Tofts.
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