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Nordic Genetic Resource Center Seed Vials, Svalbard Global Seed Vault
  • Dornith Doherty
    born 1957
    born: Houston, Texas, United States
  • Nordic Genetic Resource Center Seed Vials, Svalbard Global Seed Vault, 2010
  • Archiving Eden: the Vaults
  • Where object was made: United States
  • archival pigment photograph
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 85 x 101.6 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 33 1/2 x 40 in
  • Museum purchase: Peter T. Bohan Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2018.0010
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Three rows of glass vials, each containing seed specimens of various types and stoppered with white cotton, laid on corrugated fiberboard in an open attached-lid box. The top layer of the fiberboard is pulled back to reveal the specimens.