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Alluvial Mining Model - Daisy Hill, Shallow Sinkings, Carl Nordström, 1858 Object Reg. No: ST 011072

Display model representing a portion of the shallow alluvial sinkings of Victorian goldfields as seen at Daisy Hill, etc. (now Amherst). Model made by C.E. Nordstrom in 1858.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Museum of Victoria, 1899
Originally acquired through a Commission from Mr Carl E. Nordström.
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 50 cm (Height), 76 cm (Width), 106 cm (Length)
Dimension Comment: Case: 120 x 90 x 181

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Tagged with: economic geology, gold mining
Themes this item is part of: Engineering Collection
Primary Classification: MINING & METALLURGY
Secondary Classification: Extraction - Gold
Tertiary Classification: model mine workings
Modelmaker: Mr Carl Nordstrom, circa 1857

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