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Apple Model - Fair Ellen, Greensborough, Victoria, 1875 Object Reg. No: ST 017147

Summary:
This wax model is based on a specimen grown and presented to the museum by Robert Whatmough, Greensborough, 1875. The model was made in the museum by Thomas McMillan in 1875 for the Philadelphia Centennial Exhibition, 1876. Duplicate of Reg. Item 17146.

Synonym: Whatmough's Seedling.
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Unknown from Unknown
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: exhibitions philadelphia centennial international 1876, museum history, wax fruit models, apples, horticulture
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Wax Fruit Collection
Primary Classification: ECONOMIC BOTANY
Secondary Classification: Wax Models
Tertiary Classification: fruits
Modelmaker: Mr Thomas McMillan - Industrial & Technological Museum, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1875
Made For: Exhibition: 1876 Centennial, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America, 1876
Grower of Item Modelled: John Smith & Sons, Greensborough, Victoria, Australia, 1875

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