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Apple Model - Devonshire Quarrenden, Richmond, 1872 Object Reg. No: ST 004984

Summary:
This wax model was based on a specimen grown and presented to the museum by Mr. J. C. Cole of Richmond Nursery, 1872. The model was made in the museum by Thomas McMillan.

Synonyms: Red Quarrenden, Sack Apple. This apple is a dessert variety and is harvested in summer.
Acquisition Information:
Donation for Modelling from Mr John Cole, 1872
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: museum history, wax fruit models, apples, horticulture
Themes this item is part of: Sustainable Futures Collection, Wax Fruit Collection
Primary Classification: ECONOMIC BOTANY
Secondary Classification: Wax Models
Tertiary Classification: fruits
Modelmaker: Mr Thomas McMillan - Industrial & Technological Museum, Victoria, Australia, 1872
Grower of Item Modelled: Mr J Cole - Richmond Nursery, Victoria, Australia, 1872

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