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Japanese triptych book

...Kunitsuna ga Date: 1862 Publisher: Echizenya Heisaburō Page 10: Utagawa Yoshifusa (active c. 1837–1860) 歌川芳房 Title: The Battle of the Ani River (Anigawa gassen no zu 兄川合戦ノ図) Signature: Ippōsai Yoshitora......Date: 1862 Block carver: Katada Horinaga Publisher: Maruya Tetsujirō (Enjudō publishing house) The battle of Dannoura was a major sea battle of the Genpei War, occurring at Dannoura in the......(一鶯斎国周画) Date: 1862 Publisher: Yamada Shōjirō (Kinkyōdō publishing house) This print makes reference to the Duel of Takadanobaba of 1694, in which Horibe Yasubei (1670-1703, later to become one of...

Collected by Alfred Russel Wallace

...it is usually Charles Darwin who receives the credit. Wallace spent eight years (1854 to 1862) travelling around the Malay Archipelago – an area including Indonesia, Singapore and New Guinea.......57 from New Guinea and the surrounding area is ‘Calorinis [sic] mysolensis. G.R. G. 6s. Moluccan Starling Aplonis mysolensis (G. R. Gray, 1862)’. A match to the RAMM specimen. It...

Collected by Alfred Russel Wallace PART 2

...from the Malay Archipelago Wallace spent eight years (1854 to 1862) travelling around the Malay Archipelago. He collected 7,500 marine and land shells. Among them are 125 different species, 50......as Aru. Furthermore, Wallace returned from the Malay Archipelago in 1862, so the label date of 30 years later also raises questions over whether these shells are really associated with...

Botany for sale: the economics of empire

...the Great International Exhibitions in London in 1851 and 1862 and in Paris in 1855 and 1867. In addition to this he made a collection of his own. Even after...

Medal from the International Exhibition

The International Exhibition in 1862 followed the success of the Great Exhibition in 1851, and exhibited new technology and industry, fine art and music. This medal has been damaged by...

Book

Donated to the museum in 1933 by Exeter-resident Lieutenant-Colonel R.J. Saumarez. Page 1: Utagawa Yoshitora (active c.1836 -1887) Date: 1863 Publisher: Maruya Tetsujiro (Enjudo publishing house) This depicts a scene at the court of...

Money box

This ceramic money box was made in c.1862 by a member of the Fishley family, either Edmund or his brother George. Edmund was born in 1806, Robert in 1808, to...