Marine Invertebrate in Jar of Formaldehyde

Object Name: 
Marine Invertebrate in Jar of Formaldehyde

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Object Name: 
Marine Invertebrate in Jar of Formaldehyde
Accession Number: 
93.7.10
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 14.1 cm, Diam: 6.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
possibly 1877
Primary Description: 
Cylindrical colorless glass jar, rounded shoulder, cylindrical neck with label, flange rim; slightly domed flanged stopper. Invertebrate has trunklike body with four branchlike arms.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Botanical Museum of Harvard University, Former Collection
1993-11-09
Pones, Gertrude (German), Former Collection
Blaschka, Leopold, Former Collection
Blaschka, Rudolf, Former Collection
Color: 
Inscription: 
Alcyonium / [R]A / [M] atum Pal / mitt
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