Macroura. Pl. 33 (see description for more details)

Macroura. Pl. 33 (see description for more details)

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Description (Brief)
This engraved printing plate was prepared to print the image "Macroura. Pl. 33" for the publication "United States Exploring Expedition, During the Years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842," Volume 13-14, Crustacea, Atlas, in the edition Philadelphia : C. Sherman, 1855. The plate images were engraved by W. H. Dougal after J. D. Dana.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Plate
plate, printing
Object Type
Engraving
Date made
1855
Associated Name
Wilkes, Charles
original artist
Dana, James Dwight
graphic artist
Dougal, W. H.
printer
Sherman, C.
author
Dana, James Dwight
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Measurements
overall: 43 cm x 28.2 cm; 16 15/16 in x 11 1/8 in
ID Number
1999.0145.427
accession number
1999.0145
catalog number
1999.0145.427
U.S. Exploring Expedition
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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