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Balaena Mysticetus. Underside view of the female whale.

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 in x 8 1/2 in
Nomenclature: natural history
Classification: whales

Plate XII. Ventral view of a female Balaena mysticetus or northern right whale. Caption reads, "Underside view of the female whale. Length 58 feet." Attributions are given at bottom of page.


AF-NB-0310