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Pea Sample - Victorian Dun, Pisum sativum, (Fabaceae), 1880-1960 Object Reg. No: ST 009489

Sample of split peas in glass jar with stopper. Split peas are the dried, peeled and split seeds of peas, Pisum sativum.
Cylindrical glass jar with glass stopper containing orange split peas. 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: legume or pea family leguminosae or fabaceae, peas
Themes this item is part of: Sustainable Futures Collection
On Display at: Melbourne Museum
Primary Classification: ECONOMIC BOTANY
Secondary Classification: Foods
Tertiary Classification: vegetables
Date Collected: 1880-1960

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