Plate 2774 (Scilla Esculenta, B. ft. albo. Esculent Squill or Camass; white-flowered variety.) (B6-500)
Upper Right: N. 2774. Lower Left: W. J. H., delt. Lower Center: Pub. by S. Curtis, Walworth, Octr.1. 1827.
Author: Conducted by Samuel Curtis, F.L.S.; Descriptions by William Jackson Hooker, L.L.D.
Source / Publication: The Botanical Magazine; or, Flower-Garden Displayed: In which the most Ornamental Foreign Plants, cultivated in the Open Ground, the Green-House, and the Stove, are accurately represented in their natural Colours. To which are added, their Names, Class, Order, Generic and Specific Characters, according to the celebrated Linnaeus; their Places of Growth, and Times of Flowering: Together with the Most Approved Methods of Culture.
Publisher: Print published by: S. Curtis; Publication published by Sherwood, Neely, & Jones
Place of Publication: Print published in: Walworth; Publication published at: 20 Paternoster Row, London
Date: October 1st, 1827
Volume: 1 of New Series (54 of Whole Series)
Plate Number: 2774
Artist: W. J. H.
Printer: Edward Couchman, 10 Throgmorton Street
Paper Dimensions: 9 x 4 3/4 inches.
Platemark Dimensions: 8 1/4 x 4 1/2 inches.
Medium: Copperplate engraving
Condition: The print is in great condition with some wear around the edges, including a tightly cropped right side of the print, as can be seen. There is also a clear watermark reading "1825" dating the paper to that time, as can be seen when held up to the light.
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Identification Number: B6-500
1. American Black Squirrel. 2. Ariel Petaurus. 3. Squirrel-Like Petaurus. 4. Lesser American Flying Squirrel. 5. 6. Grey Squirrel. 7. Common British Squirrel. 8. Common Ground Squirrel. 9. Agiump Squirrel. (B7-X-21)