Box of slides: 'Histology & Embryology Demonstration Box'

Circa 1950
Wooden hinged box with one swing metal clasp. Box contains forty microscopic glass slides. Subject of the slides is described on the label affixed on the top of the box as "Histology and Embryology / Demonstration / Box". Slides sit inside the box horizontally within metal sections. Most slides have affixed paper labels with a typed "Oral Histology Dental School" and then handwritten descriptions of the slides subject and number. On the verso of the lid there is a 1-24 listing of the subject of each slide.
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Circa 1950
wood, metal, glass, paper
3.5 x 20.9 x 10 cm (box)
7.5 x 2.3 x 0.1 cm (individual slide)
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Acquired by Professor Henry Forman Atkinson. Acquired by Professor Henry Forman Atkinson. Gift of David Atkinson and Mary White, 2017
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Henry Forman Atkinson Dental Museum Category


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