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Reference numberPT/7/27i/1
LevelItem
TitlePlate, 'Lateral view of the muscles of the boa constrictor' by William Clift
Date[1812]
DescriptionInk and grey watercolour drawing of a lateral view of the muscles of a boa constrictor by William Clift.

Subject: Zoology

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.
Extent1p
FormatDrawing
Physical descriptionInk and watercolour on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1800.0243
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1812.0011
Related records in the cataloguePT/6/8
PT/7/27i
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA5449Home; Sir; James Everard (1798 - 1853)1798 - 1853
NA7491Clift; William (1775 - 1849); museum curator and scientific illustrator1775 - 1849
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