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Cow bell

Forged by local smith. An essential piece of herding equipment. Collected in the 1890s....

Oil lamp

This Roman oil lamp was donated to the museum in 1873 by Mrs MA Siequier, who recorded it had been ‘brought home by Captain Siequier in 1843’. No other information...

Scene on the Exe Estuary

‘Scene on the Exe Estuary’ by George Townsend, about 1840-1890. This watercolour depicts men with a buoy and beached sailing dinghy in the Exe Estuary, south of Exeter, Devon....

View of Exeter Cathedral across Stepcote Hill

‘View of Exeter Cathedral across Stepcote Hill’ English School, about 1890-1900. This watercolour on paper depicts a rooftop view of Exeter, with the Cathedral in the background, dominating the skyline....

Blastoid

Label found with object (written in 1974): ‘Granatocrinid blastoid. Miss., ?Burlington Chert. Central USA. det. A. Breimer.’ Old label: ‘From C.S. Beachler. 12 June 1890.’ Sladen collection....

Salvaging a wreck on Exmouth Beach

‘Salvaging a wreck on Exmouth Beach’ by George Townsend, about 1860-1890. This watercolour with pen and ink detailing depicts a part shipwreck on the beach at Exmouth, South Devon Coast....

Butterfly

This butterfly was collected in Africa in May 1919. It is part of Mr Symington’s collection which was donated to the Museum in 1942 by his sister....

Land snail shell

Paralectotypes (1720/1909/D25/32a-o) of Bulimus fulminans linterae Sowerby, 1890 from Miss Linter’s collection. Lectotype and paralectotype at Natural History Museum London 1889.4.25.1 and 2...