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Digital Media Bank ID: 76735
Description: This case of one immature Egyptian Vulture shows the specimen in a setting that is a recreation of its natural surroundings.

The bird was shot by a labourer named John Talbot in Peldon, Essex, in 1868, and collected subsequently by Dr. Bree, Collis Willmott, John Bruce Nicols and Arthur Foster Griffith. See Howard Saunder’s {i}Manual{/i} (Edition 3, p. 359) and Christy’s {i}Birds of Essex{/i}, (p. 162); also {i}Witherby's Handbook{/i} (Vol. 2., p. 187).
Categories: Collections/ Natural Sciences  

Copyright & Re-use

Credit Line: Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
Licence: CC BY-SA

Object or Artwork info

Type (of Object or Artwork): Case of Egyptian Vulture

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Original Filename: bcmas000115_d02_540h450w.jpg
Media: Image
Size: 52.03 KB; 450 x 512 pixels; 38 x 43 mm (print at 300 DPI); 119 x 135 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Portrait

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: bcmas000115