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Microscope Slides

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Inventory Number: 40009
Object Type: Object
Brief Description: Wooden case including a set of 69 microscope slides of botanical, zoological and geological specimens wrapped in tissue; a trough slide; a set of seven bundles containing soil from different locations and individually wrapped in paper; a round cardboard case containing “carboniferous polyzoa” and, a glass test tube with a cork stopper containing unidentified greyish powder. There are also two empty metal containers and one brown cardboard box inside.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Wood
Metal
Cardboard
Glass
Cork
Paper
Organic Material
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
100 270 173 mm

There are no associated narratives.

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Box of Microscope Slides

Inventory Number: 40009
Object Type: Object
Brief Description: Brown wood box with lift-off lid containing approximately 70 loose glass slides, four blank, one small cylindrical containiner, several small envelopes, and one corked test tube. Rectangular white label on front of box states, 'Microscope Slides,' in ink.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Wood
Metal
Cardboard
Glass
Cork
Paper
Organic Material
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
100 270 173 mm

There are no associated narratives.

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/40009