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Feldspar

Donated by Mr J Wetherell in 1917....

Bush cricket

This cricket was collected by Major A. B. Gay in Macedonia 1917....

Scraper

This is a tool to remove the inside flesh of a coconut. Acquired by John Gould Veitch on the HMS Curacoa in 1865....

Predatory bush cricket

This enormous bush cricket was collected by Major AB Gay in Macedonia near Karasum in June 1917....

Oil lamp

This Roman oil lamp is very simply decorated with raised dots and a single flower. It is one of many objects found in “tombs in the neighbourhood of Paphos” and...

The Point, Budleigh Salterton 1917

Widgery is well-known throughout Devon for his extraordinary sketch collection - consisting of 500-600 works - which he bestowed upon the Royal Albert Memorial Museum in the occasion of his...

Butterfly

This specimen is from Mr Carter’s collection which was purchased by the Museum in 1917 for £45....

Moonlight, Ronda, Spain

Foweraker was fascinated by the effects of certain light on the landscape - particularly moonlight - and is known for his use of the colour blue in this respect....

Pages of prayers to Allah

A leather book cover that once contained Christian text. Printed note on inside “Copyright, 1898, by The Christian Science Publishing Centre. Copyright, 1902, by The Christian Science Publishing Centre.” Christian text...