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The Archives of Rudolph and Leopold Blaschka
and the
Ware Collection of Blaschka Glass Models of Plants

Series III. Blaschka Ephemera and Artifacts

Sub-Series VIII. Original Boxes and Mailing Materials


Mailing Wrappers
Brown paper mailer from Walter Dean to Rudolph Blaschka, April 1922
Fabric backed, brown paper mailer from Walter Dean to Rudolph Blaschka,undated

Cardboard Boxes
Lidded Box, 39.5cm x 29.5cm x 14.5 cm. Printed in red on box is "Maggi Glas". Handwritten in purple wax "INLETT-4 MATRSTOFF".
Lidded Box wrapped in green tape, 40cm x 30cm x 6.2cm.
Box wrapped in black tape and missing lid, 20cm x 12cm x 9cm.
Box missing lid, 25cm x 18cm x 5cm.

Wooden Boxes
Box open at the top, 32cm x 11cm x 11cm.
Box open at the top. Remaints of leather hinges at the back and and red seals on the front and back. Size is 47.6cm x 18.3cm x 20cm. [Cullet removed from this box and placed in Series III., Sub-Series VI. Cullet & Other Glass ]
Hinged and Lidded Box. Silver plaque on the front reads "H.Pones". Size is 48cm x 28cm x 18.5cm. [Shells removed from this box and placed in Series III., Sub-Series IV. Mollusk Collection ]


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