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1. Egg of Skate; 2. Eggs of Purpura; 3. Egg-cluster of Whelk; 4. Egg of Dog-fish; 5. Egg-cluster of Sepia, or Cuttle

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Title
1. Egg of Skate; 2. Eggs of Purpura; 3. Egg-cluster of Whelk; 4. Egg of Dog-fish; 5. Egg-cluster of Sepia, or Cuttle
Names
Sowerby, G. B. (George Brettingham) (1812-1884) (Artist)
Wood, J. G. (John George) (1827-1889) (Author)
Collection

The common objects of the sea shore : including hints for an aquarium

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1866
Place: London
Publisher: G. Routledge and Sons
Library locations
General Research Division
Shelf locator: QGO (Wood, J. G. Common objects of the sea shore. 1866)
Topics
Aquatic animals
Aquatic plants
Aquariums
Genres
Prints
Scientific illustrations
Notes
Content: [For plate G there is reference to "Dunlin", a bird depicted on p. 12]
Physical Description
Chromolithographs
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 27446328
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13560021
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 39b8ab30-c628-012f-b29d-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1812: Creator Born
  • 1866: Issued
  • 1884: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "1. Egg of Skate; 2. Eggs of Purpura; 3. Egg-cluster of Whelk; 4. Egg of Dog-fish; 5. Egg-cluster of Sepia, or Cuttle" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1866. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-537c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "1. Egg of Skate; 2. Eggs of Purpura; 3. Egg-cluster of Whelk; 4. Egg of Dog-fish; 5. Egg-cluster of Sepia, or Cuttle" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 29, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-537c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. (1866). 1. Egg of Skate; 2. Eggs of Purpura; 3. Egg-cluster of Whelk; 4. Egg of Dog-fish; 5. Egg-cluster of Sepia, or Cuttle Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-537c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-537c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99 | title= (still image) 1. Egg of Skate; 2. Eggs of Purpura; 3. Egg-cluster of Whelk; 4. Egg of Dog-fish; 5. Egg-cluster of Sepia, or Cuttle, (1866) |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=October 29, 2020 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>

1. Egg of Skate; 2.  Eggs of Purpura; 3. Egg-cluster of Whelk; 4. Egg of Dog-fish; 5. Egg-cluster of Sepia, or Cuttle