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Holman's Spray of Heavy Brass in Box

Inventory Number: 79842
Object Type:
Brief Description: Large and heavy part of a copper alloy spray mounted in a wooden box, with velvet interior. The box also contains the maker's -Homan Bros -  compliments slip, a diagram with a coloured illustration on the reverse and a photograph of a man using the whole piece of equipment. (Haldane Collection)
Provenance: Presented by Mrs Lois Godfrey in 1967. Among items taken by the Museum from the private laboratory of her grandfather J. S. Haldane, prior to the demolition of his house (the site of Wolfson College, Oxford).
Collection Group:
Material(s): Wood
Velvet
Copper Alloy
Paper
Ink
Paint
Photographic Materials

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