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Reference numberPT/75/3/2
LevelItem
TitlePainting, Belemnites owenii specimen by unknown artist
Date[1844]
DescriptionPlate 3 showing a Belemnites owenii specimen held in the collection of the Marquess of Northampton [Spencer Compton]. Inscribed with publication and plate details. A struck out pencil inscription above painting reads 'fig. 9.' Not signed. The manuscript for this paper is wanting.

Subject: Palaeontology

Published in Philosophical Transactions as part of paper titled 'A description of certain Belemnites, preserved, with a great proportion of their soft parts, in the Oxford clay, at Christian-Malford, Wilts' by Richard Owen.

Received by the Royal Society on 14 March 1844. Read 21 March 1844.
Extent1p
FormatPainting
Physical descriptionWatercolour on artists' board
Dimensions287x232mm
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1844.0006
DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1843.0013
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8083Owen; Sir; Richard (1804 - 1892)1804 - 1892
NA2272Compton; Spencer Joshua Alwyne (1790 - 1851); 2nd Marquess of Northampton1790 - 1851
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