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Timber specimen with surveyors mark from Barwon River

Made
  • 1877
Exhibit B. This piece of wood is cut from a box tree at the corner of a portion of land on the Barwon River which was marked in 1865. The marks [arrow / 5 / III] are very perfect. (SB). "No. 1906 D / IMPRESSION OF A SURVEYOR'S / MARK / Cut from a Box Tree at the corner of a portion of / land on the Barwon River, which was marked in / 1865. The marks [up arrow / 5 / III] are very perfect." (PL). Impression of a surveyor's mark. 1865 cut from a box tree at the corner of a portion of land on the …

Summary

Object No.

D1906

Object Statement

Timber specimen, with impression of surveyor's mark, Barwon River, 1877

Physical Description

Exhibit B. This piece of wood is cut from a box tree at the corner of a portion of land on the Barwon River which was marked in 1865. The marks [arrow / 5 / III] are very perfect. (SB). "No. 1906 D / IMPRESSION OF A SURVEYOR'S / MARK / Cut from a Box Tree at the corner of a portion of / land on the Barwon River, which was marked in / 1865. The marks [up arrow / 5 / III] are very perfect." (PL). Impression of a surveyor's mark. 1865 cut from a box tree at the corner of a portion of land on the Barwon River, which was marked in 1865. The marks [up arrow / 5 / III] are perfect (LC).

Production

Made

  • 1877

Source

Credit Line

Presented by Royal Society of NSW, 1891

Acquisition Date

20 October 1891

Cite this Object

Harvard

Timber specimen with surveyors mark from Barwon River 2021, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 2 December 2021, <https://ma.as/221527>

Wikipedia

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