Mimusops Schimperi Seeds card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Mimusops Schimperi Seeds


Currently not on display


Four seeds of Mimusops schimperi. Collected at Hawara by W. M. Flinders Petrie, 1889. Kept within a glass test tube with cork stopper (now missing). Annotation in black in on a piece of paper kept inside the tube by Percy Newberry: "Hawara Roman Castor oil.". CONDITION NOTE 1998: Outer shells are breaking off, surface dirt. Dimensions are for the container.