Ammonites Texanus, A. Leonensis

Description (Brief):

William Dougal (1822–1895) of Washington, D.C. engraved this print for "Paleontology, Cretaceous, Pl. 16" after original illustrations by Smithsonian paleontologist Fielding Bradford Meek (1817-1876).

Description (Brief)

The illustration was published in the “Paleontology and Geology of the Boundary" written by paleontologist James Hall (1811 – 1898)” in Volume 1, Part 2 of the Report on the United States and Mexican Boundary Survey. The volume was printed in 1857 by A. O. P. Nicholson of Washington, D.C. The species decribed in the plate include: 1. Ammonites texanus, and 2. A. Leonensis.

Date Made: 1857-1859

Original Artist: Meek, F. B.Graphic Artist: Dougal, William H.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: District of Columbia, Washington

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Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2016.0017.02Catalog Number: 2016.0017.02Accession Number: 2016.0017

Object Name: printObject Type: EngravingEngraving

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: overall: 28.6 cm x 22.8 cm; 11 1/4 in x 8 31/32 in


Record Id: nmah_1806083

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