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Arabian Stallion "Nimr" / On base "Amory C. Simons"

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Identifier: Art Survey No. 174
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Famous race horse in early 20th century, owned by H. Huntington, who donated Nimr's skeleton to A.M.N.H. Inscription: On base "Arabian Stallion 'Nimr' from skeleton 1/4 scale".

Dates: 1922

Lee Axworthy / On base "Amory Simons"

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Identifier: Art Survey No. 175
Scope and Contents

Famous race horse in early 20th century, owned by the Diclarmans, who donated his skeleton to A.M.N.H. Trotting horse. Inscription: On base "Lee Axworthy" 1-58" 4 made from skeleton, made for American Museum of Natural History/ New York/ Scale 1/4.

Dates: 1925

Neohipparion / Base "Amory Simons New York 1921"

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Identifier: Art Survey No. 719
Scope and Contents

Three-toed horse from South Dakota. Inscription: On base "Upper Miocene * South Dakota */ Armory C. Simons New York * 1924/ Three-toed Horse Neohipparion * 1/4 scale * AM MU NAT HIS.".

Dates: 1924

Neohipparion / On base "Amory C. Simons"

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Identifier: Art Survey No. 564
Scope and Contents

Inscription: On base "8 Upper miocene & South Dakota &/ Armory C. Simons & New York & 1924 &/ three toed horse - Neohipparion & from & skeleton & 1/4 scale & AM MU Nat. His.".

Dates: 1924

Amory C. Simons Dog Model Collection

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Scope and Contents This collection comprises 13 scale miniature model dogs of various breeds and types made of plaster and hand-painted. They depict the six-fold classification of dogs: sporting, toy, hounds, non-sporting, terrier, and work dogs. Created by Amory Coffin Simons during World War II, from 1938 to 1947, these 13 model dogs are representative sample of a extensive collection of 88 figures, out of which more than 65 were presented by the American Museum of Natural History in an "Exhibit of Miniature...
Dates: 1937-1948

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