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dispensing scale, army pattern

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Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
997037502 a-ac
Description
(a) Wood and metal scale, with rectangular base and metal cruciform arms; a drawer runs the length of the base; metal needle attached where crossbar mets upright pole; (b,c) metal wire frame, inverted "V" attached to adjustable metal bars; (d,e) slightly concave disk of metal attached to small con…
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Accession Number
997037502 a-ac
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Pharmacy -- instrumentation
Drug Compounding
Weights and Measures
Description
(a) Wood and metal scale, with rectangular base and metal cruciform arms; a drawer runs the length of the base; metal needle attached where crossbar mets upright pole; (b,c) metal wire frame, inverted "V" attached to adjustable metal bars; (d,e) slightly concave disk of metal attached to small convex disk; (f-h) solid metal cylinder tapering to a flared top; (i) solid, broad metal disk weight which tapers slightly from top to bottom; (j) solid, metal disk weight which tapers from top to bottom; (k) solid metal disk weight; (l) flat metal container lid; (m) flat metal container base; (n) flat metal case, flat, hinged at back, rounded corners; (o) flat metal square weight, bent at corner; (p) flat metal rectangular weight, concave sides, squared-off corner; (q,r) flat metal square weights; (s,t) metal square weights, slight thickness; (u) flat metal rectangular weight, concave sides, squared-off corner; (v) round cardboard case, paper label top; (w) round cardboard case bottom; (x-cc) flat, circular metal weights
Number Of Parts
29
Part Names
a - scale - Size: Length 27.5 cm x Width 14.9 cm x Depth 30.3 cm
b - scale arm (extended) - Size: Length 14.9 cm x Width 8.7 cm x Depth 7.5 cm
c - scale arm (folded) - Size: Length 14.7 cm x Width 8.8 cm x Depth 0.7 cm
d - scale plate - Size: Length 8.9 cm x Width 7.1 cm x Depth 0.4 cm
e - scale plate - Size: Length 8.9 cm x Width 7.2 cm x Depth 0.4 cm
f - weight - Size: Length 2.4 cm x Diam. 2.1 cm
g - weight - Size: Length 3.4 cm x Diam. 2.6 cm
h - weight - Size: Length 1.1 cm x Diam. 0.7 cm
i - weight - Size: Depth 0.8 cm x Diam. 5.1 cm
j - weight - Size: Depth 0.9 cm x Diam. 4.0 cm
k - weight - Size: Depth 1.1 cm x Diam. 3.2 cm
l - pill container top - Size: Depth 0.9 cm x Diam. 4.0 cm
m - pill container bottom - Size: Depth 1.1 cm x Diam. 4.1 cm
n - brass weight case - Size: Length 5.9 cm x Width 4.1 cm x Depth 1.6 cm
o - weight - Size: Length 1.0 cm x Width 0.8 cm x Depth 0.2 cm
p - weight - Size: Length 1.4 cm x Width 1.1 cm x Depth 0.01 cm
q - weight - Size: Length 1.6 cm x Width 1.6 cm x Depth 0.01 cm
r - weight - Size: Length 1.1 cm x Width 1.1 cm x Depth 0.01 cm
s - weight - Size: Length 1.3 cm x Width 1.3 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
t - weight - Size: Length 1.8 cm x Width 1.8 cm x Depth 0.2 cm
u - weight - Size: Length 1.7 cm x Width 0.9 cm x Depth 0.01 cm
v - paper weight case top - Size: Depth 0.6 cm x Diam. 3.2 cm
w - paper weight case bottom - Size: Depth 1.2 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
x - weight - Size: Depth 0.1 cm x Diam. 0.9 cm
y - weight - Size: Depth 0.1 cm x Diam. 1.8 cm
z - weight - Size: Depth 0.1 cm x Diam. 1.6 cm
aa - weight - Size: Depth 0.2 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
bb - weight - Size: Depth 0.1 cm x Diam. 1.8 cm
cc - weight - Size: Depth 0.1 cm x Diam. 1.1 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. H.G. Bird of Gananoque, Ontario
Maker
R. Bouncken
Site Made (City)
Hamburg
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Material
wood: brown
metal: brown; silver; yellow
cardboard: black; white; blue
Inscriptions
(a) Engraved metal plate has "[logo: RB, with the "R" facing the other way] RICKD [the "D" superscripted and underlined] BOUNCKEN // HAMBURG"; arms engraved with "50g"; (f) engraved with "2 OZ // POSTA [illeg.]"; (g) engraved with "4 OZ // POSTAL"; (h) engraved with "½ OZ // [illeg.] OSTA [illeg.]"; (i) engraved with "8 OZ"' (j) engraved with "4 O."; (k) engraved with "2 OZ"; (l) engraved with "SAMPLE // HYPOTENSYL // ANGLO-FRENCH DRUG CO // 354 ST. CATHERINE ST. E // MONTREAL"; (o) engraved with "½ // GRN"; (p) engraved with "5 // GRAINS"; (q) engraved with "GRAIN // 4"; (r) engraved with "g // 2"; (s) engraved with "2 // SCRUPLES"; (t) engraved with "2 // DRACHMS"; (u) engraved with "6 // GRAINS"; (x) engraved with "ONE SCRUPLE // [special symbol that looks like a 3 or a backwards "E"] j"; other side: "APOTHECARIES WEIGHT" with crown logo; (y) both sides engraved with "ONE SCRUPLE" followed by apothecary's symbol and "M" inside a diamond shape; (z) both sides engraved with "HALF DRACHM // [apothecary's symbol] // PHILA & N.Y." and "M" inside a diamond shape; (aa) both sides engraved with "ONE DRACHM // [apothecary's symbol] // PHILA & N.Y." and "M" inside a diamond shape; (bb) engraved on both sides with "TWO SCRUPLES // [apothecary's symbol] // PHILA & N.Y." and "M" inside a diamond shape; (cc) both sides engraved with "HALF-SCRUPLE // [apothecary's symbol]" and "M" inside a diamond shape.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-B2-2
Condition Remarks
Wood is stained, metal is tarnished, but scales are structurally sound; mechanism is functional; (v) and (w) are stained and show minor moisture damage; (b-e) show signs of inactive corrosion; (f) has missing plating; (m) shows signs of inactive corrosion.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," The J.F. Hartz Co. Ltd., 1960, p. 255 (similar to item #5H-754) (see attached photocopy); CD #7
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Handyplast elastic bandage

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1447
Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
993004055 a-b
Description
New box of "Handyplast" elastic wound dressing holds one yard of 3" wide brown cotton adhesive bandage with white plastic two-piece peel-off backing
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Accession Number
993004055 a-b
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Bandages
First Aid -- instrumentation
Description
New box of "Handyplast" elastic wound dressing holds one yard of 3" wide brown cotton
adhesive bandage with white plastic two-piece peel-off backing
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - box - Size:
b - bandage - Size: Length 91.0 cm. x Width 9.0 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
P. Beiersdorf & Co.
Site Made (City)
Hamburg
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Date Remarks
Valuator Dr. J.R. Scott
Material
fabric: brown
pasteboard: orange; blue; white
plastic: white
Inscriptions
Printed on box: No. 2668y / 3" x 1 yd // ELASTIC WOUND DRESSING // Handyplast // VEN DAJE ELASTICO
PARA HERIDAS // P. BEIERSDORF & CO. A. -G. HAMBURG; "17/661"
Note: translated in 3 languages -- Spanish, English, French
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D4-4
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #3
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microscope slide

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4401
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Fritz Bunz Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Pathology
Accession Number
992074022
Description
The slide is in slot 15; the slide is labelled with a white, square paper sticker on the same side as, and to the left of, the specimen; the specimen seems to be an insect; the slide is prepared with clear oil, a square cover glass, and a pair of paper spacers under the cover glass, on both left an…
Accession Number
992074022
Collection
Dr. Fritz Bunz Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Pathology
MeSH Heading
Culex -- anatomy & histology
MM= Microscopy -- accessories and parts -- slide
Description
The slide is in slot 15; the slide is labelled with a white, square paper sticker on the same side as, and to the left of, the specimen; the specimen seems to be an insect; the slide is prepared with clear oil, a square cover glass, and a pair of paper spacers under the cover glass, on both left and right sides.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
This slide is part of a collection belonging to Dr. Fritz Bunz, who was a physician in Germany likely in the early 1900s; Mrs. Luterus, daughter of Dr. Bunz, gave the collection to Dr. Miguel Chiong.
Maker
Tropeninstitut
Site Made (City)
Hamburg
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Date Remarks
Item belonged to a person who was a physician in the early 1900s.
Material
glass: clear
paper: white; beige
biological: beige
Inscriptions
The sticker on the slide is stamped in purple and reads: "Culex pipiens // [male symbol: circle with an arrow coming out of the top] // Tropeninstitut // Hamburg"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F8-3
Dimension Notes
Length 7.6 cm x Width 2.6 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Reference Comments
Please see note accompanying the collection.
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microscope slide

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4402
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Fritz Bunz Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Pathology
Accession Number
992074023
Description
The slide is in slot 16; the slide is labelled with a white, square paper sticker on the same side as, and to the left of, the specimen; the specimen seems to be an insect; the slide is prepared with yellowish oil, a square cover glass, and a pair of paper spacers under the cover glass, on both lef…
Accession Number
992074023
Collection
Dr. Fritz Bunz Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Pathology
MeSH Heading
Aedes -- anatomy & histology
MM= Microscopy -- accessories and parts -- slide
Description
The slide is in slot 16; the slide is labelled with a white, square paper sticker on the same side as, and to the left of, the specimen; the specimen seems to be an insect; the slide is prepared with yellowish oil, a square cover glass, and a pair of paper spacers under the cover glass, on both left and right sides.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
This slide is part of a collection belonging to Dr. Fritz Bunz, who was a physician in Germany likely in the early 1900s; Mrs. Luterus, daughter of Dr. Bunz, gave the collection to Dr. Miguel Chiong.
Maker
Tropeninstitut
Site Made (City)
Hamburg
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Date Remarks
Item belonged to a person who was a physician in the early 1900s.
Material
glass: clear
paper: white; beige
biological: beige
Inscriptions
The sticker on the slide is stamped in purple and reads: "Aedes aegypti // [female symbol: circle sitting on top of a cross] // Tropeninstitut // Hamburg"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F8-3
Dimension Notes
Length 7.6 cm x Width 2.6 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Reference Comments
Please see note accompanying the collection.
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microscope slide

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4403
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Fritz Bunz Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Pathology
Accession Number
992074024
Description
The slide is in slot 17; the slide is labelled with a white, square paper sticker on the same side as, and to the left of, the specimen; the specimen seems to be an insect; the slide is prepared with yellowish oil, a square cover glass, and a pair of paper spacers under the cover glass, on both lef…
Accession Number
992074024
Collection
Dr. Fritz Bunz Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Pathology
MeSH Heading
Aedes -- anatomy & histology
Larva -- anatomy & histology
MM= Microscopy -- accessories and parts -- slide
Description
The slide is in slot 17; the slide is labelled with a white, square paper sticker on the same side as, and to the left of, the specimen; the specimen seems to be an insect; the slide is prepared with yellowish oil, a square cover glass, and a pair of paper spacers under the cover glass, on both left and right sides.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
This slide is part of a collection belonging to Dr. Fritz Bunz, who was a physician in Germany likely in the early 1900s; Mrs. Luterus, daughter of Dr. Bunz, gave the collection to Dr. Miguel Chiong.
Maker
Tropeninstitut
Site Made (City)
Hamburg
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Date Remarks
Item belonged to a person who was a physician in the early 1900s.
Material
glass: clear
paper: white; beige
biological: beige
Inscriptions
The sticker on the slide is stamped in purple and reads: "Aedes aegypti // Larve // Tropeninstitut // Hamburg"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F8-3
Dimension Notes
Length 7.6 cm x Width 2.6 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Reference Comments
Please see note accompanying the collection.
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microscope slide

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4404
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Fritz Bunz Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Pathology
Accession Number
992074025
Description
The slide is in slot 18; the slide is labelled with a white, square paper sticker on the same side as, and to the left of, the specimen; the specimen seems to be two pieces of a worm; the slide is prepared with yellowish oil, a square cover glass, and a pair of paper spacers under the cover glass, …
Accession Number
992074025
Collection
Dr. Fritz Bunz Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Pathology
MeSH Heading
Culex -- anatomy & histology
Larva -- anatomy & histology
MM= Microscopy -- accessories and parts -- slide
Description
The slide is in slot 18; the slide is labelled with a white, square paper sticker on the same side as, and to the left of, the specimen; the specimen seems to be two pieces of a worm; the slide is prepared with yellowish oil, a square cover glass, and a pair of paper spacers under the cover glass, on both left and right sides.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
This slide is part of a collection belonging to Dr. Fritz Bunz, who was a physician in Germany likely in the early 1900s; Mrs. Luterus, daughter of Dr. Bunz, gave the collection to Dr. Miguel Chiong.
Maker
Tropeninstitut
Site Made (City)
Hamburg
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Date Remarks
Item belonged to a person who was a physician in the early 1900s.
Material
glass: clear
paper: white; beige
biological: beige
Inscriptions
The sticker on the slide is stamped in purple and reads: "Culex pipiens // Larve // Tropeninstitut // Hamburg"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F8-3
Dimension Notes
Length 7.6 cm x Width 2.6 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Reference Comments
Please see note accompanying the collection.
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microscope slide

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4407
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Fritz Bunz Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Pathology
Accession Number
992074028
Description
The slide is in slot 20-2; the slide is labelled with a white, square paper sticker on the same side as the specimen, at the bottom (when the slide is held vertically); the specimen seems to be two insects; the slide is prepared with yellowish oil, a square cover glass.
Accession Number
992074028
Collection
Dr. Fritz Bunz Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Pathology
MeSH Heading
Lice -- anatomy & histology
Larva -- anatomy & histology
MM= Microscopy -- accessories and parts -- slide
Description
The slide is in slot 20-2; the slide is labelled with a white, square paper sticker on the same side as the specimen, at the bottom (when the slide is held vertically); the specimen seems to be two insects; the slide is prepared with yellowish oil, a square cover glass.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
This slide is part of a collection belonging to Dr. Fritz Bunz, who was a physician in Germany likely in the early 1900s; Mrs. Luterus, daughter of Dr. Bunz, gave the collection to Dr. Miguel Chiong.
Maker
Tropeninstitut
Site Made (City)
Hamburg
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Date Remarks
Item belonged to a person who was a physician in the early 1900s.
Material
glass: clear
paper: white
biological: beige
Inscriptions
The sticker on the slide is stamped in purple and reads: "Kleiderlaus // Larve // Tropeninstitut // Hamburg"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F8-3
Dimension Notes
Length 7.6 cm x Width 2.6 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Reference Comments
Please see note accompanying the collection.
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microscope slide

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4409
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Fritz Bunz Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Pathology
Accession Number
992074030
Description
The slide is in slot 23-1; the slide is labelled with a white, square paper sticker on the same side as, and to the left of, the specimen by the manufacturer, and at the right by its user; the specimen is an insect; the slide is prepared with brownish oil, and a square cover glass
Accession Number
992074030
Collection
Dr. Fritz Bunz Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Pathology
MeSH Heading
Ticks -- anatomy & histology
Larva -- anatomy & histology
MM= Microscopy -- accessories and parts -- slide
Description
The slide is in slot 23-1; the slide is labelled with a white, square paper sticker on the same side as, and to the left of, the specimen by the manufacturer, and at the right by its user; the specimen is an insect; the slide is prepared with brownish oil, and a square cover glass
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
This slide is part of a collection belonging to Dr. Fritz Bunz, who was a physician in Germany likely in the early 1900s; Mrs. Luterus, daughter of Dr. Bunz, gave the collection to Dr. Miguel Chiong.
Maker
Tropeninstitut
Site Made (City)
Hamburg
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Date Remarks
Item belonged to a person who was a physician in the early 1900s.
Material
glass: clear
paper: white
biological: beige
Inscriptions
The sticker on the slide is stamped in purple; it reads: "Tropeninstitut // Hamburg"; under the stamp, handwritten with black ink: "Ornithodoros // coriaceus // – Larve – "; the other label is written by hand in blue-black ink and reads, "Haller // Khes Organ // Bein 1 [illeg.] // 4 den glied"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F8-3
Dimension Notes
Length 7.6 cm x Width 2.6 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Reference Comments
Please see note accompanying the collection.
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microscope slide

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4410
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Fritz Bunz Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Pathology
Accession Number
992074031
Description
The slide is in slot 23-2; the slide is labelled with a white, square paper sticker on the same side as, and to the left of, the specimen; the specimen is a round-shaped organism; the slide is prepared with brownish oil, and a square cover glass
Accession Number
992074031
Collection
Dr. Fritz Bunz Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Pathology
MeSH Heading
Leeches -- anatomy & histology
MM= Microscopy -- accessories and parts -- slide
Description
The slide is in slot 23-2; the slide is labelled with a white, square paper sticker on the same side as, and to the left of, the specimen; the specimen is a round-shaped organism; the slide is prepared with brownish oil, and a square cover glass
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
This slide is part of a collection belonging to Dr. Fritz Bunz, who was a physician in Germany likely in the early 1900s; Mrs. Luterus, daughter of Dr. Bunz, gave the collection to Dr. Miguel Chiong.
Maker
Tropeninstitut
Site Made (City)
Hamburg
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Date Remarks
Item belonged to a person who was a physician in the early 1900s.
Material
glass: clear
paper: white
biological: beige
Inscriptions
The sticker on the slide is stamped in purple; it reads: "Tropeninstitut // Hamburg"; under the stamp, handwritten with black ink: "Bdellonyssus // bacoti"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F8-3
Dimension Notes
Length 7.6 cm x Width 2.6 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Reference Comments
Please see note accompanying the collection.
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microscope slide

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4411
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Fritz Bunz Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Pathology
Accession Number
992074032
Description
The slide is in slot 24; the slide is labelled with a white, square paper sticker on the same side as, and to the left of, the specimen; the specimen is a round-shaped insect; the slide is prepared with brownish oil, and a square cover glass
Accession Number
992074032
Collection
Dr. Fritz Bunz Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Pathology
MeSH Heading
Ticks -- anatomy & histology
Nymph -- anatomy & histology
MM= Microscopy -- accessories and parts -- slide
Description
The slide is in slot 24; the slide is labelled with a white, square paper sticker on the same side as, and to the left of, the specimen; the specimen is a round-shaped insect; the slide is prepared with brownish oil, and a square cover glass
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
This slide is part of a collection belonging to Dr. Fritz Bunz, who was a physician in Germany likely in the early 1900s; Mrs. Luterus, daughter of Dr. Bunz, gave the collection to Dr. Miguel Chiong.
Maker
Tropeninstitut
Site Made (City)
Hamburg
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Date Remarks
Item belonged to a person who was a physician in the early 1900s.
Material
glass: clear
paper: white
biological: beige
Inscriptions
The sticker on the slide is stamped in purple; it reads: "Tropeninstitut // Hamburg"; under the stamp, handwritten with black ink: "Ornithodoros // moubata // – A. Nymphe – "
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F8-3
Dimension Notes
Length 7.6 cm x Width 2.6 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Reference Comments
Please see note accompanying the collection.
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