Educational toy, object lesson box or 'Cabinet of Natural History'

Made:
1851-1900 in United Kingdom
maker:
Unknown

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Educational toy, object lesson box or 'Cabinet of Natural History', containing several trays, each compartmentalised with bottles and boxes of samples, both natural and manufactured, unsigned, British, 1851-1900

Details

Category:
Science Teaching
Object Number:
1985-811
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), card, glass, natural substances, paper (fibre product), pine (wood)
type:
educational toy
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • toy - recreational artefact
  • furnishing and equipment
  • furnishing - artefact
  • case furniture
credit:
Phillips (New Bond Street)
status:
Permanent collection

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