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Museum catalogue: Antarctic Collection



Accession no.: Z: 424/5
Object name: Box
Title: Box
Description: A varnished wooden lantern slide box with a hinged lid, in which four eggs (Z: 424/1-4) were previously stored.
Classified name:
SPRI theme natural history
Current place name Antarctic regions
UDC 591.465.1 : 598.45
Geographic UDC (*7)
Getty AAT eggs
Field collection:
Place > >
Number of items: 1
Full description:

A varnished wooden box with a hinged lid, with two metal hinges and two metal cataches. There are slots along the long edges on the inside to take lantern slides, and these are numbered 1-50. There is a printed label on the back with 'SPARE BOX FOR TRANSPORTING LANTERN SLIDES', and a handwritten paper label on the top and back with 'EGGS'.

  • Width: 220mm, height: 148mm, depth: 102mm