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Drying cloves, 1933 - 1948

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y304Q/6/1/8/1/2/3

Scope and Contents

215 x 155 mm. The caption continues: ‘The cloves are spread out thinly on concrete floors or on mats in the sun. Under good weather conditions they are dry in four or five days. They turn from a pink green colour to the familiar dark brown.' Photograph stamped on the reverse with 'On loan' by both Dorien Leigh Ltd.' and also 'The Mansell Collection.'


  • 1933 - 1948

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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair condition.



Finding aid date

2006-05-29 09:37:49+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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