Bewick / Red Squirrel
(sciurus vulgaris) This is the so-called red squirrel, once widely prevalent in Britain but now largely displaced by its grey cousin from America.
© Mary Evans Picture Library
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Models wearing furs 1929
Models wearing winter fur coats from 'National Fur Company'. (left) Fur caot with wide sleeves and collar, squirrel fur with fox dye to tone. (middle) Wrap around white fur coat also with wide sleeves and collar. (right) Wrap around fur with large buttons and collar to tone.
© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans
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Eastern gray squirrel, Sciurus carolinensis
Eastern gray squirrel, Sciurus carolinensis, and southern flying squirrel, Glaucomys volans.. Handcolored copperplate stipple engraving from Frederic Cuvier's Dictionary of Natural Science: Mammals, Paris, France, 1816. Illustration by J. G. Pretre, engraved by Guyard, directed by Pierre Jean-Francois Turpin, and published by F.G. Levrault. Jean Gabriel Pretre (1780-1845) was painter of natural history at Empress Josephine's zoo and later became artist to the Museum of Natural History.
© Florilegius / Mary Evans