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Image panels from Gloucestershire Archives

Sketchbook with one page filled with a detailed drawing of a flower.

This picture is one of several in a sketch book owned by Miss Anne Hill. The book is undated, but Miss Hill died in 1862. The illustration is of ononis spinosa (spiny restharrow).

The book is titled “"Original Drawings of Botanical Specimens by Miss Anne Hill, died c.1862 at Rudhall nr. Ross, buried at Bromesberrow, nr. Ledbury”. There were two books in total, which were given to Cheltenham Library by Miss Anne Hill of Tewkesbury in 1941.

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