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Lammergeyer -- Gypáëtus Barbátus.

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Lammergeyer -- Gypáëtus Barbátus.
Additional title: Lammergeier -- Gypáëtus barbátus.
Browne, J. (Artist)

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Birds -- K-N

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1860
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC BIRD-(K-N)
Content: Printed on border: "The bearded vulture, or lammergeyer, lives in the rocky parts of South Europe and Western Asia. It eats dead animals, rats, mice, and hares, and sometimes steals lambs from the fold. Sometimes it kills the chamois goat by knocking it off the rock with its long wings. It is called the bearded vulture, on account of the long tufts of black hair-like feathers which fall from the nostrils and beneath the beak. The bird is greyish brown, dotted with white above, and white below."
Source note: Routledge''s picture book of birds, engraved. Routledge, 1860) Dalziel Brothers , Engraver. Wood, J. G. (John George) (1827-1889), Author.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 19 x 15 cm. (7 1/2 x 5 3/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1693010
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17188790
Barcode: 33333159367024
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6a367700-c53a-012f-64db-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Lammergeyer -- Gypáëtus Barbátus." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1860. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-da51-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Lammergeyer -- Gypáëtus Barbátus." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 30, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-da51-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1860). Lammergeyer -- Gypáëtus Barbátus. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-da51-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lammergeyer -- Gypáëtus Barbátus.