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Smoking Monkey. Macacus Adamensis

Slide 81 of Animals at the Zoological Gardens: photographed from life (lecture: York & Son, 215 slides, in/before 1888)

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Chetham's Library, Manchester – reproduced by permission.
Digital image copyright © 2018 Chetham's Library.

Type of image
height 3.25 inches (8.3 cm), width 3.25 inches (8.3 cm)
(all dimensions are nominal; individual examples of this slide may have varied slightly from these values).
glass / paper
Production process
photography, on glass substrate
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Related slide

same image as slide 10 of A walk in the 'Zoo' (lecture: York & Son, 48 slides, in/before 1888)


The example in the Chetham's Library collection is numbered as Slide 81 on the top edge and Slide 10 on thee mount, both on printed labels.

The top edge label adds '(this Monkey has an Abyssinian war medal)' at the end of the title quoted here.


Example in Chetham's Library, Manchester, item 40.24

Lucerna ID  5045467

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 21 August 2018

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