Objects

Viewing Record 7166 of 15106
Previous Record  Next Record
Switch Views: Lightbox | Image List | List

Balaena Mysticetus or Common Whale (Fig. 1), Cub of the Common Whale (Fig. 2), Narwal (Fig. 3)

Major collection: Hart Nautical
Named collection: Allan Forbes Collection
Object type: engraving
Maker: Lizars, W & D; Constable And Co.
Place made: United Kingdom, Scotland, Edinburgh
Date made: 1820
Materials: ink; paper; mounting
Measurements: 5 1/4 in x 8 1/2 in
Nomenclature: natural history
Classification: whales

Side views of a Balaena mysticetus or northern right whale, its cub, and a narwhal. Scale is one tenth of an inch to a foot. Attributions are given at bottom of page.


AF-NB-0309