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Source:   The common objects of the sea shore : including hints for an aquarium


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1. Trochus ziziphinus, Pearly Top; 2. Littorina littoralis , Periwinkle; 3.  Patella vulgaris, Ditto showing under-side; 4. Purpura lapillus; 5. Scalaria communis, Common Wentletrap; 6. Cardium edule, Common Cockle; 7. Solen ensis, Razor-shell; 8. Mytilus edulis, Mussel; 9. Pholas dactylus.

Image ID: 434177

1. Trochus ziziphinus, Pearly Top; 2. Littorina littoralis , Periwinkle; 3. Patella vulgaris, Ditto showing under-side;... (1857)

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Image Title

:  1. Trochus ziziphinus, Pearly Top; 2. Littorina littoralis , Periwinkle; 3. Patella vulgaris, Ditto showing under-side; 4. Purpura lapillus; 5. Scalaria communis, Common Wentletrap; 6. Cardium edule, Common Cockle; 7. Solen ensis, Razor-shell; 8. Mytilus edulis, Mussel; 9. Pholas dactylus.

Creator(s)

: Sowerby, G. B. (George Brettingham), 1812-1884 -- Artist
Evans, Edmund, 1826-1905 -- Engraver

Additional Name(s)

: Wood, J. G. (John George), 1827-1889 -- Author

Medium

: Engravings

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item/Page/Plate

: Pl. B

Notes

: TL01.04.180 -- Urban Neighbors

Source

: The common objects of the sea shore : including hints for an aquarium

Source Description

: 128 p., [12] leaves of plates : ill. ; 17 cm

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / General Research Division

Catalog Call Number

: QGO (Wood, J. G. Common objects of the sea shore. 1857)

Digital ID

: 434177

Record ID

: 164322

Digital Item Published

: 4-12-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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