Image of a cat with female torso and bat-like wings nailed to wall above three feeding mice from Athanasius Kircher's La Chine p. 113. There are speculations that it could be a giant squirrel or a giant bat. Header includes Kircher's name.
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Hidden treasure and Is part of: Chine; See related catalog record: 2371043R