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ID number:  WBHERB.CBP.L.7.1
Institution:  Winterbourne House and Garden
Named collection:  Winterbourne Herbarium Archive
Title / Object name:  Letter from Dr. Charles B. Plowright, M.D., to unknown recipient.
Object type:  Letter
Date made:  1907-03-05
Materials:  Paper
Measurements:  22.7 x 17.7 cm

Handwritten letter from Dr. Charles B. Plowright, M.D., to unknown recipient about his collection of fungi, which he estimates as comprising of 4-5000 species if not more. Of those, approximately 4000 are mounted on herbarium paper. The specimens come from various places and countries. Mentions the names of some national and worldwide contributors. Gives the scientific names of some species it includes. Plowright lists the price as £50.

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