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Semper Augustus the most expensive tulip bulb during the Dutch

Semper Augustus the most expensive tulip bulb during the Dutch


Semper Augustus, the most expensive tulip bulb during the Dutch C17th tulip mania, watercolour, unknown artist


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Semper Augustus, times two. (Image: Brandemandus tulip book/Public domain)

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Admirael van der Eijck from the 1637 catalog of P.Cos., sold for 1045 guilders on February 5, 1637

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