F for Fact

Musei Wormiani Historia
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1655

Musei Wormiani Historia.


We collectively collect, but why and for whom? How can a story be convincing enough to give life to a worthless object. How does knowledge affect what we see?
The frontispiece from the Museum Wormianum, a printed engraving in the catalog of 1655 listing the contents of Ole Worm's cabinet of curiosities, which consisted of minerals, plants, animals, and man-made objects.



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