|Title||Plates, from 'Observations intended to show that the progressive motion of snakes is partly performed by means of the ribs' by Everard Home|
|Description||Plates intended to accompany PT/6/8 erroneously bound into 1813 volume of Philosophical Transactions. Plates are ink and grey watercolour and show abdominal muscles of boa constrictor. Drawn by William Clift. A further illustration for this paper has been separated from the manuscript and is found at PT/73/3/3.|
Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Observations intended to show that the progressive motion of snakes is partly performed by means of the ribs'.
Read 27 February 1812.
|Physical description||Ink and watercolour on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1800.0243|
|Related records in the catalogue||PT/6/8|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA5449||Home; Sir; James Everard (1798 - 1853)||1798 - 1853|
|NA7491||Clift; William (1775 - 1849); museum curator and scientific illustrator||1775 - 1849|