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Black vasculum

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A black corroded and scratched vasculu with a rounded rectangular shape. It has a metal handle on a rounded side and a door with a latch on one of the flat sides.There is a brown canvas handle looped through metal attachments. The vasculum is a light brown colour on the inside. The inside of the vasculum is painted so that it would not rust. It was used as a utensil for plant collecting.

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