Color-printed spread digitized by the page; half in color, half in black and white.
From p. 260-61 of Microscopic Cabinet of Select Animated Objects, by Andrew Pritchard, C. R. Goring (1832). [Here]
‘Doryanthes excelsa’ - Plate 13 from Ferdinand Bauer’s Illustrationes Florae Novae Hollandiae, published in London - 1813
I found several amazing natural history plates yesterday. This is an orange-hued hydra-from the Mediterranean.