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Greenland Whale - bone structures Pl. IV

Major collection: Hart Nautical
Named collection: Allan Forbes Collection
Object type: lithograph
Maker: Williams, Edwin M.; West, W.
Place made: United Kingdom
Date made: 1860
Materials: ink; paper; color wash
Measurements: 10 in x 14 in
Nomenclature: natural history
Classification: whales

Hand-colored lithograph depicting bone structures of a Greenland whale, top and bottom views of the same bones; points of interest are labeled with letters, and each view has a figure number. Probably from the science journal, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London.


AF-NX-2121

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