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Apple Model - Cornish Aromatic, Hazelglen, Victoria, 1875 Reg. No: ST 018085
- Wax model of a Cornish Aromatic apple. The Cornish Aromatic is a late winter, dessert variety.
This model was based on a specimen grown and presented by Charles Draper of Hazelglen in 1875. This model was made by museum artist Thomas McMillan in 1875 for display at the 1876 Centennial International Exhibition, Philadelphia.
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|Tagged with:||exhibitions philadelphia centennial international 1876, museum history, wax fruit models|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Wax Fruit Collection|
|Primary Classification:||ECONOMIC BOTANY|
|Secondary Classification:||Wax Models|
|Modelmaker:||Mr Thomas McMillan - Industrial & Technological Museum, Victoria, Australia, 1875|
|Grower of Item Modelled:||Mr Charles Draper, Hazel Glen, Victoria, Australia, 1875|