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AST1030.94
Astronomical and navigational instruments

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Collection Astronomical and navigational instruments
Gallery locationNot on display

Object details:

Object ID AST1030.94
Description 1 glass bottle (corked) containing green-coloured pieces of wood. Inscription on the label reads "Helotium orrigino...? Fungus in Oak. Goovent? Walk Dol?gelly N. Wales".
Date made

Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, Herschel Collection
Materials Wood; Glass
Measurements Overall: 108 mm x 40 mm
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