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Comparative Size of Animals.
Named collection: Allan Forbes Collection
Object type: woodcut
Place made: unknown
Date made: 1800-1899
Materials: ink; paper; mounting
Measurements: 4 1/2 in x 6 in
Nomenclature: natural history
Colored woodcut showing different animals to scale, with title printed below, "Comparative Size of Animals." Includes lion, elephant, giraffe, horse, walrus, whale, and two men standing by the whale.