Cast copper illustration of vultures


Accession Number: 1994.13.6b

Description: Realistic tactile picture of vultures cast in relief on rectangular copper plate; raised frame/border with angled corners filled on reverse with printer's metal; male vulture on left, labeled "15" in raised letters; female on right, "16"; raised letters in upper right, "VIII"; cast into lower center of plate, "K.K. HOF-U. STAATS-DRUCKEREI. WIEN."

Date Made: ca. 1890

Place of Origin: Vienna, Austria

Credit Line: Loaned by the Perkins School for the Blind, 1994.13

Subjects: Instructional aids, tools, and supplies Tactile graphics. Zoological illustration.

Dimension Notes: 12.5 x 9.1 in.

Made: K.K Hof- und Staatsdruckerei

Material: Copper

Updated: 03/22/2011