Glass Model Invertebrate: Argonauta argo, males
Two grey glass models of an octopus, both males. One male has seven regular tentacles and one large bulbous tentacle. The other male has seven regular tentacles and one very long tentacle. Mounted on white perspex with original label. Made by Leopold and Rudolf Blaschka between 1863 and 1882.
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Dimensions (LxWxH): 125 x 90 x 40mm (4 15/16 x 3 9/16 x 1 9/16")
Dimensions (LxWxH): 118 x 157 x 33mm (4 5/8 x 6 3/16 x 1 5/16")
Dimensions (LxWxH): 68 x 74 x 30mm (2 11/16 x 2 15/16 x 1 3/16")
Dimensions (LxWxH): 85 x 58 x 25mm (3 3/8 x 2 5/16 x 1")
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