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The crested cassique.

Image ID: 821039

The crested cassique. (1895)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The crested cassique.


: Mützel, Gustav, 1839-1893 -- Artist

Additional Name(s)

: Jahrmargt, K. -- Engraver

Published Date

: 1895

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 20 x 14 cm. (7 1/2 x 5 1/4 in.)


: Printed on border: "… Congregating in flocks ofter the manner of starlings, many of these birds build the long, pendent, bottle like nests, from which the name of the family is derived. The family may be devided into three groups, the first comprising the rice-birds and cow-birds, the second the true hangnests, and the third the troupials; the characters of which are pointed out below." Written on border: "Cacique, Cassicus, cyn. Ostinops de ....
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Original Source

: From The Royal natural history. Warne, 1894-1896) Lydekker, Richard (1849-1915), Editor.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Birds -- oriole

Source Description

: 1 folder (12 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 821039

Record ID

: 716157

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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