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Reference numberPT/75/3/6
LevelItem
TitleDrawing, muscular fibres of the Onychoteuthis banksii by unknown artist
Date[1844]
DescriptionPlate 7, figure 3 showing primitive muscular fibres of the Onychoteuthis banksii [common clubhook squid], magnified. The drawing is framed by thin paper. Inscribed with publication and plate details. A pencil inscription above painting reads 'Fig. 15.' A pencil inscription below figure reads 'Musc fibre, recent Onychoteuthis.' An upside down pencil inscription below on frame reads 'No 5'. 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
FormatDrawing
Physical descriptionGraphite and watercolour on card, framed by thin paper
Dimensions255x196mm
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
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