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Leaves and fruit, botanical illustration for use in Greater Koodoo Group, Akeley Hall of African Mammals

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Leaves and fruit, botanical illustration for use in Greater Koodoo Group, Akeley Hall of African Mammals

1926

Paintings

8 x 10.5 in

This item contains illustrations of five leaves, a bud, and a fruit under the title "Hannington". The specimens labeled 1, 2, and 3 depict leaves growing on stems as well as other signs of a living plant (the bud and fruit). Specimen 4 depicts two leaves detached from a living plant. One of the leaves in specimen 4, colored red and frayed, is labeled as dead. Greater Koodoo Group. Hannington, no 1 top bottom stem, no 2 top bottom stem fruit, no 3 top bottom bud stem, no 4 top bottom dead leaf

AMNH Library authority record: Akeley Hall of African Mammals

American Museum of Natural History Library

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Barcode Number: 100101624

American Museum of Natural History

Collection

Citation

Leigh, William Robinson, 1866-1955 (artist), “Leaves and fruit, botanical illustration for use in Greater Koodoo Group, Akeley Hall of African Mammals,” AMNH Research Library | Digital Special Collections, accessed April 19, 2021, https://lbry-web-007.amnh.org/digital/index.php/items/show/8217.