|Title||Painting, hyena jaw by [Thomas Webster?]|
|Description||Plate 18, figure 1 showing an outside view of the right lower jaw of a Cape [Cape of Good Hope] hyaena [hyena]. Faint pencil inscription below,'? cape Hyaena 1/4 smaller than a fossil one:..1/9 Cuvier.' The work is inscribed with publication and plate details. Not signed. Royal Society stamp verso. Watermarked 'J Whatman Turkey Mills 1819'. The manuscript for this paper is wanting.|
Published in Philosophical Transactions as part of paper titled 'Account of an assemblage of fossil teeth and bones of elephant, rhinoceros, hippopotamus, bear, tiger, and hyæna, and sixteen other animals; discovered in a cave at Kirkdale, Yorkshire, in the year 1821: with a comparative view of five similar caverns in various parts of England, and others on the continent' by William Buckland.
Read to the Royal Society on 21 February 1822.
|Physical description||Ink wash on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1815.0178|
|URL description||Digital version available on The Royal Society Picture Library|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA8154||Buckland; William (1784 - 1856); Dean of Westminster and geologist||1784 - 1856|