image courtesy of Wellcome Library, London | Licence: CC BY 4.0
image courtesy of Wellcome Library, London | Licence: CC BY 4.0

A mongoose sitting next to a basket of fruit.

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Description

Coloured etching by G. edwards after himself.

Inscription: The mongooz. G. Edwards delin. et sculp. Published January the first 1754

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image courtesy of Wellcome Library, London

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London, England

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Plate 216 Gleanings of natural history : exhibiting figures of quadrupeds, birds, insects,....by G Edwards. Drawn from life. The mongoose belonged to Mrs Kennon, midwife to Princess of Wales. (https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/56895842)