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The Balæniceps rex, or stork of the white Nile.

Image ID: 821432

The Balæniceps rex, or stork of the white Nile. (1860)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The Balæniceps rex, or stork of the white Nile.

Published Date

: 1860

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 17 x 13 cm. (6 3/4 x 5 in.)


: Printed on border: "Recently added to the zoological society's gardens, Regent's Park. --See preceding page." Written on border: "Mar. 31, 1860"

Original Source

: From The Illustrated London news. ([London] [ The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.] 1842-) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Birds -- shoebill

Source Description

: 1 folder (5 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 821432

Record ID

: 716576

Digital Item Published

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

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