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P number: P776134
Caption: Genus: Not known; Taxon: Not known; Locality: Egypt. Microscope slide from the Sir Joseph D. Hooker Collection, BGS.
Description: This slide shows some fossil wood from Egypt. The knobbly pattern is where the wood has started to recrystallise. Age: Cretaceous Period, 140 million years old.
Additional information: From Collection F: Slides made by Charles M. Topping. Charles M. Topping (1800-1874) was another professional slide maker active from late 1830s. His slides commonly show 2 or 3 specimens mounted on a single slide.
Orientation: Portrait
Size: 149.13 KB; 667 x 999 pixels; 56 x 85 mm (print at 300 DPI); 176 x 264 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Unsorted Images, Special collections/ Joseph D. Hooker collection of microscope slides  
Collection ID number: Palaeosaurus ID: PF 7554


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