Specimens if glass tubes to show the wild distribution of gold

Made:
before 1889

Specimens of glass tubes to show the wild distribution of gold. They are small specks of gold, of various sizes, gummed to paper. Results obtained by R. Smith, 1855; includes nos 1938-1969. Gold from 2,000 grains of Pattinson's crystallised lead

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Category:
Metallurgy
Object Number:
1889-164/1938
type:
specimen
taxonomy:
  • sample
credit:
John Percy Collection
status:
Permanent collection

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