Virtual museum of Canada
Collections from Storage: A Visit to our Hidden Treasures

Asbestos brake lining
Accession number : G-83-1601-M-Si-61.20
English Name : asbestos brake lining
French Name : garniture de frein d'amiante
Locality Description : Canadian Johns-Manville Co. Ltd., Asbestos (Quebec, Canada)

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Sample of a brake lining made of asbestos fibers woven and intertwined.

Credits : Musée de la nature et des sciences, Sherbrooke

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