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Chest of Mineral Samples

Inventory Number: 11195
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Brief Description: Chest with top opening with lock; three drawers containing bottles and tubes of mineral samples, labelled and numbered up to 93. Homemade insert above drawer 2 with holes to support the bottles. The samples are from all over the world, but with a large proportion from USA, Mexico and South Africa. The names Dr Griffin and R. Philip occur on the labels several times, as well as the date 1876.
Primary Inscriptions: "BAIRD & TATLOCK LONDON LTD. / LONDON, ENGLAND" - on case
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