Botanist Container – (Lithograph Tin)

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Botanist Container – (Lithograph Tin) Botany was a popular hobby in the years before radio and television. People would collect specimens of bugs, leaves and flowers and add them to their collections or their own written identity botany books. This type of lithographed container was worn by the person to collect specimens while walking through the country side or forest.

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