Record Detail

Catalogue Number DBN 1113
Artefact DescriptionSections of saplings of Castanea sative used to make walking sticks. The knots caused by gashing during growth.
TaxonFAGACEAE Castanea sative
TDWG ContinentEurope
TDWG RegionMiddle Europe
TDWG Botanical CountryHungary
TDWG UseMaterials - Wood
SourceDirector of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Donor Date2009
CollectorLupton, Darach
Collection NotesPurchased