Blaschka Nr. 627

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Object Name: 
Salpa pinnata (1885); Cyclosalpa pinnata (2016)
Title: 
Blaschka Nr. 627
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
L.17.3.63-243
Dimensions: 
Overall (card) L: 20.5 cm, D: 17.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1885
Credit Line: 
Lent by Cornell University, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Primary Description: 
Specimen of Blaschka Marine Life, "Salpa pinnata". Glass, paint, metal wire, resin; flameworked, painted, applied. The card contains three (3) specimens: 1, Solitaria, 2,3 Gregata (handwritten in pencil below object label).
Provenance: 
Cornell University, Owner