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001shl:
1860 Curled Shells. Hand colored antique lithograph showing curled snail shells from many different angles. Small smudge in the right margin does not affect image. 6x9 in. $40



002shl:
1860 Bivalve Shells. Hand colored rare lithograph of bivalve shells, with details of the shells' hinges shown on the sides. Title beneath the image is "Unio Pictorum." 6x9 in. $40



003shl:
1740 Miscellaneous Sea Shells. Water colored copper engraving of a variety of sea shells, printed on hand laid paper. 10x15 in. $80



004shl:
1826 Umbrella Indica. Water colored engraving of two shells, with the Latin title "Umbrella Indica." 5x8 in. $40



005shl:
1860 Bivalves. Hand colored lithograph, showing the exteriors of six bivalve shells and close-up images of their hinges. Title beneath the image is "U. Capigliolo -- U. Requienii." 6x9 in. $40



006shl:
1842 Shell. Lithograph from Endicott of New York.
 11x9 in. $90
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007shl:
U.S. Japan Expedition Conchology Plate IV. Two colored lithographs, of the front and of the back of a scallop shell. Japanese writing on the inside of the shell. From Perry's expedition to open commercial relations with Japan.
11x9 in. $90



008shl:
1843 Shell. Hand colored lithograph of Nautalis fossil from Endicott of New York.
11x9 in. $90



010shl:
1820 Hand color copper engraving featured in Conchology showing the Abalone (Genus Haliotis) in six figures. Plate V.
11 x 8 in. $200



011shl:
C.1830 Sowerby Antique hand colored steel engraving showing three views of the
Ungulina transversa.
8-1/4 x 5 in. $40



012shl:
C.1830 Sowerby Antique hand colored steel engraving showing four views of the Helicina major.
8-1/2 x 5-1/2 in. $40



013shl:
C.1830 Sowerby Antique hand colored steel engraving showing eight images of both the Pileolus plicatus and the Pileolus laevis.
8-1/2 x 5-1/2 in. $40



014shl:
C.1830 Sowerby Antique hand colored steel engraving showing the Lucina Pensylvanica, the Lucina mutabilis, and the Lucina
Columbella in four images.
8-1/2 x 5-1/2 in. $40



017shl:
C.1825 G.B. Sowerby antique hand colored engraving titled Fissurella III which shows several types of keyhole limpets. Text page included.
10 x 7 in. $60



018shl:
C.1825 G.B. Sowerby antique hand colored engraving titled Fissurella IV which shows large and small limpets in various colors. Text page included.
10 x 7 in. $60



019shl:
C.1825 Antique hand colored engraving titled Fissurella V, with text page included.
10 x 7 in. $60



020shl:
C.1825 Hand colored engraving titled Fissurella VI which shows several images of different colored limpets. Text page included.
10 x 7 in. $60



021shl:
C.1825 G.B. Sowerby hand colored engraving titled Fissurella VII which shows various shapes and sizes of limpets. Text page included.
10 x 7 in. $60



022shl:
C.1825 Hand colored engraving showing the Fissurellidae VIII in several colorful sizes. Text
page included.
10 x 7 in. $60



023shl:
C.1825 George B. Sowerby hand colored engraving showing the Conus in Pl. 9, otherwise known as sea snail. Text page included.
10 x 7 in. $80



024shl:
C.1825 George B. Sowerby hand colored engraving showing Conus in Pl. 8 in various colors. Text included.
10 x 7 in. $80







028shl:
C.1825 George B. Sowerby hand colored engraving showing the Conus, Pl. 4 which includes
a text page.
10 x 7 in. $80



029shl:
C.1825 George B. Sowerby hand colored engraving showing the Conus, Pl. 3, which includes
a text page.
10 x 7 in. $80



030shl:
C.1825 George B. Sowerby hand colored engraving showing the Conus, Pl. 2 in various shades of brown. Text included.
10 x 7 in. $80



031shl:
C.1825 George B. Sowerby hand colored engraving showing the Conus, Pl. 1 with two pages
of text included.
10 x 7 in. $80



032shl:
C.1825 George B. Sowerby hand colored engraving showing the Conus, Pl. 10 which is also the colorful sea snail. Text included.
10 x 7 in. $80



033shl:
C.1825 George B. Sowerby hand colored engraving showing the Conus, Pl. 11, otherwise known as the sea snail. Text page included.
10 x 7 in. $80



034shl:
C.1825 George B. Sowerby hand colored engraving showing the Conus, Pl. 12. Text included.
10 x 7 in. $80



035shl:
C.1825 George B. Sowerby hand colored engraving showing Conus 14 in assorted shapes, commonly known as the sea snail.
Text included.
10 x 7 in. $80



036shl:
C.1825 George B. Sowerby hand colored engraving showing the Conus 16 in several images.
Text included.
10 x 7 in. $80



037shl:
C.1825 George B. Sowerby hand colored engraving showing
 the Conus 13.
10 x 7 in. $80



038shl:
C.1825 George B. Sowerby hand colored engraving showing
 the Conus 17.
10 x 7 in. $80



039shl:
C.1825 George B. Sowerby hand colored engraving showing the Conus 18. Text included.
10 x 7 in. $80



041shl:
C.1825 George B. Sowerby hand colored engraving showing Conus 20, with text included.
10 x 7 in. $80



042shl:
C.1825 George B. Sowerby hand colored engraving showing Conus 21 with text included.
10 x 7 in. $80



043shl:
C.1825 George B. Sowerby hand colored engraving showing Conus 22, with text included.
10 x 7 in. $80

 

045shl:
C.1825 George B. Sowerby hand colored engraving showing Conus XXIV, with text page included.
10 x 7 in. $80



046shl:
1833 Hand colored steel engraving showing four views of the Tornatella flammea, Tornatella nitidula and the Tornatella sulcata.
8-1/2 x 5 in. $40



047shl:
1833 Hand colored engraving showing part of the Mollusk family with three views of Unio Childreni, Cyrena Similis, and Unio Smithii. Published by
Whittaker & Co., London.
8-1/2 x 5 in. $50



048shl:
C.1833 Hand colored engraving showing the Chiton in several images. Chitons are small to large marine molluscs.
8 x 5 in. $40



049shl:
1820 Copper engraving showing the Phoenicopterus Ruber which is the Flamingo, as well as other marine artifacts. Shown are also sea ears and pipes, Pholas, which is a taxonomic genus of marine bivalve molluscs, pilotfish and the Pinnal. Plate CCCXCII. By R. Scott & Allardice.
10-1/2 x 8-1/4 in. $80



050shl:
1833 Hand colored steel engraving showing five views of the Clausilia Macascarensis, Clausilia torticollis, and Clausilia labiata Oliv.
8-1/2 x 5 in. $40



051shl:
C.1833 Hand colored engraving showing the Chiton family of molluscs inseven images. Engraved by G.B.S. Jun exc.
8 x 5 in. $40



052shl:
C.1825 G.B. Sowerby hand colored engraving showing seven
Mollusk images.
9 x 5-1/2 in. $40



053shl:
C.1830 Sowerby hand colored steel engraving showing images of the Navicella elliptica, Lam., Navicella test. Jun., Operculum Nav. ellipticae, and Neritina Altavillensis nob.
8-1/2 x 5 in. $40



054shl:
C.1830 hand colored engraving showing images of the clam sheel, Cumingia mutica, Cumingia trigonularis, Cumingia lamellosa, and Cumingia coarctata.
8-1/2 x 5-1/2 in. $40



055shl:
C.1850 Hand colored lithograph showing the the front cover of a song sheet called Shells of Ocean, written and inscribed to P. Fraser, Esqr. Published by Lee & Walker, Philadelphia.
13-1/4 x 10 in. $50



056shl:
C.1830 Sowerby hand colored steel engraving showing four images of the Amphidesma variegatum and the Amphidesma reticulatum.
8-1/2 x 6 in. $40



057shl:
C.1839 Sowerby hand colored steel engraving showing figures of the Greusia gregarea.
8-1/2 x 5-1/2 in. $40



058shl:
Sowerby hand colored lithograph showing Molluscs called the Tellina Squamulosa, Geomelania Jamaicensis, Panopea Japonica, Sanguinolaria Tellinoides, and the Thraacia Magnifica. Jonas.
9 x 6 in. $40



059shl:
1853 Hand colored steel engraving published by Whittaker & Co., London which shows fourteen figures of various mulloscs.
8-1/2 x 5 in. $40




060shl:
1833 Hand colored steel engraving published by Whittaker & Co., London showing ten figures of assorted seashells, part of the Mollusca family.
8-1/2 x 5 in. $40



061shl:
1833 Hand colored steel engraving published by Whittaker & Co., London showing the Univalve non-spiral shells and Opercula from the Mollusca family.
8-1/2 x 5 in. $40



062shl:
1833 Hand colored steel engraving showing the Voluta Miltonis Mollusca. Published by
Whittaker & co., London.
8-1/2 x 5 in. $60



063shl:
1833 Hand colored steel engraving published by Whittaker & Co., London showing the Voluta Georgina, part of the Mollusca series.8-1/2 x 5 in. $60



064shl:
1834 Hand colored steel engraving published by Whittaker & Co., London showing five figures of the Mollusca series.
8-1/2 x 5 in. $40



065shl:
1843 Endicott hand colored lithograph showing Plate 14 shell images. New York.
11-1/2 x 9 in. $50



066shl:
1843 Endicott hand colored lithograph showing shell images on Plate 26.
11-1/2 x 9 in. $50



067shl:
1798 Copper engraving from the Conchology Genus Patella page showing ten images.
10-1/2 x 8 in. $80


 
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