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Item BRO - Bust of William Brand WS
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GB235 BRO

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Bust of William Brand WS

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  • 1860 (Creation)

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1 marble bust

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Brodie, William

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Bust was in storage at the Museum on the Mound, Bank of Scotland. It was thought that it would be better if the bust could be on display somewhere logical. As Brand was one of the founder members of the Botanical Society of Edinburgh, the bust was offered to RBGE.

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1 marble bust, sculpted by William Brodie R.S.A. in 1860.

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