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Bark Sample - Psidium guyava (Myrtaceae), India, 1880s Reg. No: HT 11523
- Sample of Psidium guyava (Myrtaceae) bark. This was collected and prepared by T.N.Mukharji as part of his work for the Indian Botanical Gardens. It was donated to the Museum by the Indian Government, Calcutta in 1887.
- Pieces of dried bark housed in a plastic bag. A Museum label is included in the bag, on which the name of the specimen and collection are handwritten in black ink.
- Acquisition Information:
- Collected from T. Mukharji
|Tagged with:||eucalypts, medicinal plants, myrtle family myrtaceae|
|Themes this item is part of:||Botanical Fortunes: T.N. Mukharji, International Exhibitions & Trade Between India & Australia, T.N. Mukharji Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection|
|Primary Classification:||ECONOMIC BOTANY|
|Secondary Classification:||Medicinals & Drugs|
|Inscriptions:||Handwritten: "Medicinal products / 1887 T.N. Mukharji collection / Case XXIX No. 10 / Bark of Psidium Guyava Raddi / Myrtaceae"|
|Collector:||T. Mukharji, India, pre 1887|
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