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Rice Sample - Rangoon, Oryza sativa (Gramineae), 1880-1960 Object Reg. No: ST 009506

Sample of Rangoon rice in glass jar with stopper. Rangoon rice is a variety of Paddy rice.
Cylindrical glass jar with glass stopper containing brown rice grains. Printed 'Science Museum of Victoria' label with handwritten text affixed to front.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from J.F. Mckenzie & Co, 1917
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 170 mm (Height), 60 mm (Width), 60 mm (Length)

More information

Tagged with: rice, grass family poaceae or gramineae
Themes this item is part of: Sustainable Futures Collection
On Display at: Melbourne Museum
Primary Classification: ECONOMIC BOTANY
Secondary Classification: Foods
Tertiary Classification: grains
Date Collected: 1880-1960

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