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Drawings, blood corpuscles and globules from various animals by [Martin Barry]

Reference number: PT/75/1/33

Date: 1841


Plate 20, figures 63-84 showing blood corpuscles and globules from a human, a Jersey toad tadpole, a water newt, a green lizard, and a duck egg. Inscribed with publication and plate details. Figures drawn separately and mounted onto backing board. Not signed.

Subject: Physiology

Published in Philosophical Transactions as part of paper titled 'On the corpuscles of the blood.— Part III' by Martin Barry.

Received and read to the Royal Society on 17 June 1841.

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Graphite on paper, mounted on blue board
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Martin Barry

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