Description: Small wine barrel classic form. The wooden dowels (wooden slats) are held by six metal hoops riveted. Stopper (central hole for filling or emptying the barrel) is closed by a cork surrounded by tissue. One of the funds and the barrel has a hole blocked by a small cork.
Inventory number: 120 DX
Museum thematic: craft
Denomination : Wine barrel
Materials and techniques : wood and metal
Dimensions : H. 51 cm ; diam. 38 cm
Date of registration in the collections : 1992
Situated in the center of Castellane, the Maison Nature & Patrimoines consists of the Parc Naturel Régional du Verdon’s information point, the Musée Sirènes and Fossiles and the Musée du Moyen Verdon. Its entire team welcomes you from April to September to help you (re)discover the outstanding natural and cultural features of the territory of Castellane and that of Moyen Verdon. You will find there the Parc Naturel Régional du Verdon’s information point and its 1000 pieces of advice about nature, two exhibitions at the Musée Sirènes and Fossiles, the Musée du Moyen Verdon, a temporary exhibition area, a boutique …
Do you want to know more about the geology, the fauna and flora, the traditions of the Verdon’s territory? The Maison Nature & Patrimoines’ competent and passionate team is ready to keep you informed and help you discover the heritage of our region.
The Maison Nature & Partimoines welcomes groups throughout the year on a reservation basis. Open from April to September, it offers workshops for children in July and August, on Thursday mornings, at 10 a.m.
On this site you will find useful information concerning the Maison Nature & Partimoines, its opening hours, plan, activities… You will find ethnological collections of the Petra Castellana association while the Réserve Naturelle Géologique de Haute Provence can be discovered in the Musée Sirènes and Fossiles.
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