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The barbary squirrel.

Image ID: 823674

The barbary squirrel. (1820)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The barbary squirrel.

Published Date

: 1820

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 12 x 10 cm. (4 1/2 x 3 3/4 in.)


: Printed on border: "Sciurus getulus, Lin. - Le barbaresque, Buff." "Is of an ash colour, inclining to red ; each side is beautifully marked with two white stripes, running length-wise ; its belly is white ; its tail bushy, and variegated with regular shades of black, one beneath the other ; its eyes are full and black, with white orbits. It is about the size of the common squirrel."

Original Source

: From General history of quadrupeds. (Newcastle upon Tyne : Walker pr., 1820) Bewick, Thomas (1753-1828), Author.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Animals -- squirrel

Source Description

: 1 folder (24 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC ANI-Squ

Digital ID

: 823674

Record ID

: 691410

Digital Item Published

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

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