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Barley Sample - Cape, Hordeum vulgare, (Poaceae), 1880-1960 Object Reg. No: ST 009495

Summary:
Sample of Barley grains in glass jar with stopper. Barley is used in food, beverages and as animal feed. Like wheat and rye it contains gluten.
Description:
Cylindrical glass jar with glass stopper containing pale brown grains. Printed label with handwritten text affixed to front.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from J.F. Mckenzie & Co, 1917
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 175 mm (Height), 60 mm (Width), 60 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: barley, 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: (To Be Classified)
Tertiary Classification: (to be classified)
Date Collected: 1880-1960

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