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Comparative size of animals of Asia.

Image ID: 821699

Comparative size of animals of Asia. (1849)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Comparative size of animals of Asia.

Published Date

: 1849

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 14 x 14 cm. (5 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "1. Pheasant. 2. Elephant. 3. Peacock. 4. Caracal. 5. Tiger. 6. Musk deer. 7. One-horned rhinoceros. 8. Chetah. 9. Yak. 10. Horse. 11. Dromedary. 12. Camel. 13. Buffalo. 14. Zebu. 15. Nyl ghau." Foxing on image.

Original Source

: From A pictorial geography of the world. (Boston : Strong, 1849) Goodrich, Samuel G. (Samuel Griswold) (1793-1860), Author.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Animals

Source Description

: 3 folders (107 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC ANI

Digital ID

: 821699

Record ID

: 719185

Digital Item Published

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

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