Display case; XTS.2174.1


Display case

About this object

Display case; a large double-sided display case, numbered '44'.

This is one of the five double centre cases installed in the 1900 fit out of the school's mineralogical museum, which formally opened in 1901 as a teaching museum. These cases were purpose built of heart kauri to present the minerals to the student in the best possible light.

For more information about Thames School of Mines, which is cared for by Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga, visit our website.

Medium and Materials

wood; glass


W: 99cm
L: 159cm

Credit Line

Collection of Thames School of Mines, Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga

Object Type

Display case

Object number


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