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Six envelopes containing pressed plants.
A/ Silk spun by Peg's silkworms. Two bundles of cream silk thread bound together with wool.
B/ "ilkweed' plant from logs (in England) and Ireland. Obtained in Achiel Island, Ireland.
C/ Edelweiss from Ernslaur 0 Leontopodium alpinum
D/ Fern under which gray wrote his Elegy, Blanch 1911 (i.e. Blacch Halcombe)
E/ Tiny pressed flowers and leaves - flowers have a pinkish tinge.
F/ Pressed furry cream flowers with silky feathery plant.
Accession No
A70.710

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