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Bark Sample - Cordia rothii, India, 1880s Reg. No: HT 14006
- Sample of Cordia rothii 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, Culcutta in 1887.
Also known as Cordia Rothii (Ehretiaceae).
- Cylindrical glass jar containing mid-brown segments of bark and sealed with a black plastic lid. Two printed white Science Museum of Victoria labels, with handwritten inscriptions in black ink, are adhered to the outside.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Indian Government, 1887
|Dimensions:||7.5 cm (Height), 7.5 cm (Width), 12.5 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||economic botany, medicinal plants|
|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: "Cordia rothii / Bark / (N.O. Boragineae) / EHRETIACEAE"
label, handwritten: "Coll. by T.N. Mukharji Coll. / Presented by Indian Govt / 1887 / Case XV No. 8 / Medicinal Products"
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