Pipe gamboge

Description
The label on the box reads ‘Pipe gamboge, Hypocrea galatina’ but RAMM is unable to verify the scientific name. The resin comes from a collection of specimens and photos chiefly concerned with economic botany collected by J R Jackson of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
Accession Loan No.
73/1921/101/PRIORIS
Collection Class
Plants
Common Name
pipe gamboge
Simple Name
?resin
Full Name
Hypocrea gelatina; pipe gamboge
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901); Edwardian (1901-1914)
Family Group

Collector / Excavator
Jackson, Mr John Reader (from the collection of)
Genus
Hypocrea
Species
gelatina

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