Skeleton of a Turtle (1625)

“Structuram miror quoties Testudinis ossa miror, et ex duro Cortice tecta domum.” – Latin Phrase.

By Hendrick Hondius.

My attempt at translating – “Amazingly, the turtle’s bones are a structure, and from a shell his home.” I tried my best haha

Image is from the Rijksmuseum and is under Public Domain License.