Preparator Norman Boss Mounting Skeleton of Extinct Lizard

ID: SIA Acc. 12-492 [SIA2012-2790]


Form/Genre: Lantern slides

Date: 1922

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 12-492, Image No. SIA2012-2790

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Preparator Norman H. Boss preparing a mount of the extinct Eocene lizard Saniwa ensidens in the Vertebrate Paleontology Lab of the United States National Museum now known as the National Museum of Natural History.


  • Boss, Norman H
  • United States National Museum
  • United States National Museum Department of Paleontology
  • Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)

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Lantern slides

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SIA Acc. 12-492 [SIA2012-2790]

Physical description

4 x 3.25;

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