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New Exhibit: The Curious Collection of Anthony Taulbut

It's official! Our latest exhibit, The Curious Collection of Anthony Taulbut is ready for your viewing pleasure. Anthony Taulbut, an avid collector, historian, explorer, and prominent resident of Mission, opened Mission’s first museum out…
Artifact - Egyptian Flask
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The Curious Collection of Anthony Taulbut: Egyptian Flask

This interesting relic comes all the way from Egypt! It is a small earthenware ampullae (pilgrim’s flask) that Anthony Taulbut got from the great port city of Alexandria in 1898.  Travellers would use flasks like this to bring home water…