Natural History Specimens
Subject Source: Local sourcesScope Note: Created For = NAHSTE
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Collector's box and teaching cabinet of Catherine Mary Stirling
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one Victorian wooden box, used for collecting and teaching, that belonged to Catherine Mary of Stirling, from Kippenross House, near Dunblane. It is still complete and fitted with 5 removable trays containing specimens of: Animal & Vegetable Substances (such as nut galls, Portuguese cork, a piece of tortoise shell, timber specimens, pearls, etc.) ...