Sample of resin from Dutch East Indies, Malay Peninsula and islands, Philippine islands and/or New Guinea.

The resin 'Manila copal,' 'Macassar copal,' etc., is obtained from the trees and is also dug from the ground. It is a 'soft' copal used for varnishes.

It was donated to Museums Victoria by the Netherlands India Government in 1922.

Physical Description

Resin sample in domed glass jar with label.

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