Plumbago or 'Black Lead'

An irregular shaped mineral specimen.  The accession register records the provenance of this as 'Dunnotrie, Minnigaff', but the case label had 'Talnotrie, 6 miles north-east of Newton Stewart'.   Donated to the Stewartry Museum by Peter McLeary in 1895.  The specimen has a circular label with '119' printed on it.
Object no :
SWMI013n
Collection :
Creator :
NA
Place of Production :
NA
Dimensions :
width 140mm, depth 60mm, length 240mm
Materials :
stone - plumbago
Location :
NA
Related site :
Accession number :
STEWM:2741
Copyright :
Dumfries & Galloway Council
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