Glass Model Invertebrate: Onychoteuthis lichtensteinii

Leopold Blaschka
Rudolf Blaschka
Production date
One grey glass model of a squid with dark grey and blue flecks. Has two backward pointing elongated tentacles and one large leaf shaped wing on its head. Made by Leopold and Rudolf Blaschka between 1863 and 1882.
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Production role
Model maker/Maker
Model maker/Maker
Dimensions (LxWxH): 200 x 70 x 45mm (7 7/8 x 2 3/4 x 1 3/4")
Dimensions (LxWxH): 203 x 115 x 40mm (8 x 4 1/2 x 1 9/16")
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Other Id
F.I. 3065.0
Catalogue number
F.I. 3065.0
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