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Inside out

By: Vanessa Finney, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 09 Aug 2011

The case has been flipped over, revealing that it was originally on castors.

The underside of the crocodile case base 1

 © Australian Museum

The inside frame is surprisingly basic and the structure almost bush-carpentry style (see pics). Ray will now reinforce the frame, add new wheels and strip the paint from the last side of the base before the move to the Surviving Australia gallery next week.

Previously: Crocodile case is on the move