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Physeter Microps Linn: Le Cachalot a dents en faucilles. Der kleinaugige Caschalot. The Crooked-Toothed Whale.
Named collection: Allan Forbes Collection
Object type: engraving
Maker: Lange, Gottlieb August; Sotzmann, Daniel Friedrich; Borowski, Georg Heinrich; Herbst, Johann Friedrich Wilhelm
Place made: Germany, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Stralsund; Germany, Schleswig-Holstein, Berlin
Date made: 1780
Materials: ink; paper; mounted
Measurements: 6 in x 9 in
Nomenclature: natural history
Black and white engraving of a crooked-toothed whale with its whale sticking out and spouting water. Title in Latin, French, German, and English.