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[Scientific drawings of snakes ; Snakes in art.]

Image ID: 807499

[Scientific drawings of snakes ; Snakes in art.] (1856-1858)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Scientific drawings of snakes ; Snakes in art.]

Published Date

: 1856-1858

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 33 x 23 cm. (13 x 9 1/4 in.)


: Printed on image: "Purple Leptophis ; Egyptians offering human sacrifice to Serpants ; Sacred symbols of the Ancient Egyptians ; Golden three-snake ; Common Adder and Ringed snake ; Ringed snake ; Head and tail of common snake ; Serpent-worship : from Popeii." Figures numbered 2247-2253. Foxing on image.

Original Source

: From The pictorial museum of animated nature. (London : Knight, 1856-1858) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Snakes

Source Description

: 2 folders (50 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 807499

Record ID

: 713282

Digital Item Published

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

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