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Apple Model - Devonshire Quarrenden, Richmond, 1872 Reg. No: ST 004984
- 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
|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|
|Modelmaker:||Mr Thomas McMillan - Industrial & Technological Museum, Victoria, Australia, 1872|
|Grower of Item Modelled:||Mr J Cole - Richmond Nursery, Victoria, Australia, 1872|