Lithograph of Mount Hekla, larger version.

"Mount Hekla seen from near the farm Selsund. . . . The blackish streaks on the cone of Hekla represent scoria protruding through its cover of snow" (original caption). Lithograph by A. Joly from a sketch by Auguste Mayer.

Source: VIG, Atlas historique, Plate 51.

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