Artist unknown :Apteryx Austral. Apteryx Australis. Shaw. 1. Le bec. 2. Le pied avec ses details. 
Shows a kiwi at the right, the foot in the centre, and the beak at the left.
Book is shelved in NZ&P 910.4 1838-1839.
The complete specimen is drawn from a dried skin. It is standing upright and appears much thinner than a living kiwi.
Source: the details of beak and claw with a separate view of the complete bird were originally published about 1813 by George and Elizabeth Shaw in 'The naturalist's miscellany'
Other Titles - The beak. The foot with its details
Extended Title - From P Lesson's "Voyage autour du monde ... sur la corvette la Coquille". Paris, Pourrat Freres, 1838-1839. Volume 2, opp page 546.
Quantity: 1 colour art print(s).
Physical Description: Engraving, hand-coloured, 234 x 145 mm.
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