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Seed Vault, Kuban Experimental Station of the VIR, Krasnodar Territory, Russia
  • Dornith Doherty
    born 1957
    born: Houston, Texas, United States
  • Seed Vault, Kuban Experimental Station of the VIR, Krasnodar Territory, Russia, 2012
  • Archiving Eden: the Vaults
  • Where object was made: United States
  • archival pigment photograph
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 101.6 x 96.5 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 40 x 38 in
  • Museum purchase: Peter T. Bohan Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2018.0012
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View down two rows of a storage vault interior showing three banks of multi-shelf metal columns. Each shelf is lined with a metal pan that holds approximately fifteen glass bottles containing seed specimens. The glass bottles are sealed with metal caps and labeled with computer generated stickers affixed to the sides. Metal grating lines the floors.