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The grys-bok.

Image ID: 821943

The grys-bok. (1820)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The grys-bok.

Published Date

: 1820

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

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


: Printed on border: "La grimme, Buff." "Is of a greyish or ash colour, with large black ears, and a black spot round the eyes; straight black horns, slender and sharp-pointed, not three inches long, slightly annulated at the base : its height is about eighteen inches; and it is most elegantly formed : beneath each eye is a cavity that contains a strong-scented oily liquor, which smells somewhat like musk, and, when exposed to the air, become ....
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Original Source

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


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Animals -- antelope

Source Description

: 2 folders (53 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC ANI-Ante

Digital ID

: 821943

Record ID

: 719357

Digital Item Published

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

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