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Artist Hester Ferguson Henshall
Collection Hester Ferguson Henshall
Caption Lychnis. Cockle.
Accession number A1925.1.537
Title Lychnis. Cockle. Wild Flowers of Montana Vol. 1
Description Modern: Caryophyllaceae – pinks, cariophyllacées. Genus: Silene L. – silènes, campion, catchfly. Species: (Possibly) Silene drummondii Hook. – Drummond's cockle, Drummond's catchfly, Drummond's campion. Or, Silene noctiflora L. – night-flowering catchfly, sticky cockle, nightflowering silene. Or, Silene uralensis (Rupr.) Bocquet – cockle, mountain campion, apetalous catchfly. On the back of the piece, Curtis Gates Lloyd: "Lychnis. Cockle." In pencil above painting, CGL: "111". In pencil on bottom of painting,"June 26. Mabel. USFC Sta."
Medium watercolour