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Cantharus
Date Made/Found: 1823 - 1828
Previous owner: Previously owned by General Sir Galbraith Lowry Cole GCB , 1772 - 1842
Donor: Miss Florence Mary Georgiana Cole , 1817 - 1888
Place Object Found: Mauritius
Department: Natural History
Accession Number: E12.1.81.327
This shell was collected from the island of Mauritius by Sir Lowry Cole, who was governor of the island at the time.
Display Location: In Store
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