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[Artist unknown] :[Sketch of Tilgate Quarry with Gideon Mantell overseeing the uncovering of fossils. England. 1822?]

Reference Number: E-295-q-107

Two men exposing a large fossil, watched by another in a top hat, with other men working in the background, all in a rocky declivity. The spire of a church is visible in the background.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Gideon Algernon Mantell, Sussex, Tilgate Forest, Palaeontologists, Palaeontology - Great Britain and Fossils - England.

Part of:
Mantell, Gideon Algernon 1790-1852 :Scrapbook. [ca 1810-1840], Reference Number E-295-q (5 digitised items)

Extent: 1 drawing(s)Pencil on card 144 x 101 mm (image) 239 x 183 mm (sheet size). Single art work

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: Colour laser printIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-009269)

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