Vasculum

Description
This metal box would once have had a leather strap. Carried over the shoulder, collectors stowed plants inside until they were home and could study and preserve them. This well used vasculum belonged to Reverend William Keble Martin. It is pictured here with specimens from his moss collection.
Accession Loan No.
61/1993/1324
Collection Class
Scientific Equipment
Common Name
vasculum
Simple Name
vasculum
Full Name
vasculum
Family Group

Collector / Excavator
University of Exeter (from the collection of): Martin, Reverend Dr William Keble

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