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The Crested Cassique.

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The Crested Cassique.
Mützel, Gustav (1839-1893) (Artist)
Jahrmargt, K. (Engraver)

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Birds -- Oriole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC BIRD-Ori
Birds -- Nests
Icteridae -- Food
Icteridae -- Nests
Content : Printed on border: "… Congregating in flocks ofter the manner of starlings, many of these birds build the long, pendent, bottle like nests, from which the name of the family is derived. The family may be devided into three groups, the first comprising the rice-birds and cow-birds, the second the true hangnests, and the third the troupials; the characters of which are pointed out below." Written on border: "Cacique, Cassicus, cyn. Ostinops decumanus. Trop. Americ." Includes additional text.

Source note: The Royal natural history. Warne, 1894-1896) Lydekker, Richard (1849-1915), Editor.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 20 x 14 cm. (7 1/2 x 5 1/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix : 1695238
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17191586
Barcode : 33333159361019
UUID: c38ad6f0-c53b-012f-b96d-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1839: Creator Born
  • 1893: Creator Died
  • 1895: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Crested Cassique." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-28af-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Crested Cassique." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 28, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-28af-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1895). The Crested Cassique. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-28af-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The Crested Cassique.