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Pileated vulture.

Image ID: 821722

Pileated vulture. (1895)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Pileated vulture.


: Mützel, Gustav, 1839-1893 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1895

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 19 x 15 cm. (7 1/2 x 6 in.)


: Written on border: "Neophron pileatus" Printed on border: "1/4 nat. size." "A very different-looking bird to the foregoing is the African pileated vulture (N. pileatus), in which the general colour of the plumage is chocolate-brown, with the quills and tail black; the naked portion of the head and neck being of a purple hue during life." Includes additional text.

Original Source

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


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Birds -- vulture

Source Description

: 1 folder (16 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 821722

Record ID

: 705327

Digital Item Published

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

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