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Seed Sample - Vitex trifolia (Verbenaceae), India, 1880s Reg. No: HT 11489
- Sample of Vitex trifolia (Verbenaceae) seeds. 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.
- Glass jar, cylindrical in shape, sealed with a black plastic screw lid. Contains numerous dried seeds, about half full. Two Science Museum of Victoria labels are adhered to the outside, on which the specimen and collection names are handwritten in black ink.
- Acquisition Information:
- Collected from T. Mukharji
|Dimensions:||7.5 cm (Height), 7.5 cm (Width), 15.0 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||verbena family verbenaceae|
|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:||Label, handwritten: "Vitex trifoilia / Seeds / VERBENACEAE"
Label, handwritten: "T.N. Mukharji Coll / 31 Oils IX"
|Collector:||T. Mukharji, India, pre 1887|
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