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Scientific Drawings Of Snakes ; Snakes In Art.

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Scientific Drawings Of Snakes ; Snakes In Art.]

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Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Snakes

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1856 - 1858
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC SNAKE
Topics
Serpents -- Mythology
Snakes
Snakes -- Habitat
Natrix natrix
Vipera aspis
Leptophis
Notes
Content : Title from folder.

Content : 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.

Source note: The pictorial museum of animated nature. (London : Knight, 1856-1858).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 33 x 23 cm. (13 x 9 1/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1743033
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17692847
Barcode : 33333159440847
UUID: 9bf28dc0-c563-012f-2ab2-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1856: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Scientific Drawings Of Snakes ; Snakes In Art." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1856 - 1858. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1df0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Scientific Drawings Of Snakes ; Snakes In Art." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1df0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1856 - 1858). Scientific Drawings Of Snakes ; Snakes In Art. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1df0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Scientific Drawings Of Snakes ; Snakes In Art.