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The common loris.

Image ID: 822982

The common loris. (1894)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The common loris.


: Mützel, Gustav, 1839-1893 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1894

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 19 x 15 cm. (7 1/4 x 5 3/4 in.)


: Printed on border: "2/5 nat. size." "To the natives of India the slow loris is known either by the name sharmindi billi, 'bashful cat,' or lajjar banar, 'bashful monkey.' It is an animal about the size of a cat; different individuals or races varying considerably in size, so that while some specimens do not measure more than 13 inches in total length, others may reach as much as 15 inches, or even more. Its proportions are thick and clumsy; ....
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Original Source

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


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Animals -- lemur

Source Description

: 1 folder (36 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC ANI-Lem

Digital ID

: 822982

Record ID

: 709656

Digital Item Published

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

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