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Porcupine. Hystrix cristata

Slide 95 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
photograph of exterior location
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
Image content tag
Related slide

same image as slide 13 of A walk in the 'Zoo' (lecture: York & Son, 48 slides, in/before 1888)


The example in the Chetham's Library collection carries the number 95 on the top edge and 13 on the mount, both on printed labels.


Example in Chetham's Library, Manchester, item 40.38

Lucerna ID  5045481

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 22 August 2018

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