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Equipment box made by Ernest Hodgkin

2015.0029.0010

Equipment box made by Ernest Hodgkin

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A rectangular wooden box with cotton rope handles, which is inscribed 'E.P. HODGKIN / 86 ADELMA Rd DALKEITH' in black marker on the hinged lid. Part of the inscription is crossed out, which reads '6 PRINCESS ST / MOSMAN PARK'. The interior is fitted out with: coloured plywood on each side, a rectangular plywood compartment in the base, a rectangular drop in compartment which fits above, and cardboard inserts. One of the side plywood panels features multiple typed scientific labels.

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