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Coffee senna

These seeds are from a collection of specimens and photos chiefly concerned with economic botany belonging to J R Jackson of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew....

Butterfly

This butterfly was collected in Sierra Leone, West Africa, by Neilson....

Beetle

This male beetle was collected in West Africa and donated to the Museum in 1957....

Beetle

This female beetle was collected in West Africa and donated to the Museum in 1957....

Suitcase

This is Nancy Stanfield’s suitcase. Note the Elder Dempster Lines West Africa Services labels. The Elder Dempster company was based in the historic port of Liverpool. From the 19th century,...

Bracelet

This type of bracelet was made and used throughout west Africa. Examples come from Sierra Leone, Mali and Nigeria. The origin and age of this example are unknown....

Royal goliath beetle

This is one of the largest beetles in the world. They fly amongst the trees feeding on sap and nectar. Like all flower scarabs, they build a soil cocoon in...

Ornate green charaxes butterfly

This female butterfly was collected in 1971 in Bangui, West Africa. Our records suggest that it was one of a number of specimens purchased for the collection by Anthony Adams...