CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoUNIVERSITY 1437/1/6/6
TitleSlide showing five drawn images of a platypus 'The Ornithorhynchus or Duck-Bill'.
DateLate 19th - early 20th century
Extent1 slide
DescriptionSlide shows five black and white drawings of 'The Ornithorhynchus or Duck-Bill' in protective state of a rolled-up ball, and normal state.
Titles under images are:
'Fig 1 - Showing duck-bill in the form of a ball with feet and bill infolded'.
'Fig 2 - Showing duck-bill in the form of a ball, with forepaws protecting bill'.
'Fig 3 - Reverse view of Fig 2'.
'Fig 4 - Showing duck-bill in attitude of opening its fur'.
'The Ornithorhynchus or Duck-Bill'.
Large round sticker in lower right corner reads 'J.A.T.'
No. '3' written on tape at top of slide frame.
Access StatusOpen
Access ConditionsThe records are available subject to the signed acceptance of the Department's access conditions.
Physical DescriptionTape is coming loose from left of slide frame
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