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Apple Model - Irish Peach, Hazelglen, Richmond, 1872 Reg. No: ST 013491
- This wax model is based on a specimen grown by Charles Draper of Hazelglen and presented to the museum by J. C. Cole of Richmond Nursery, December 1872. The model was made in the museum by Thomas McMillan.
Synonyms: Early Crofton, Peach, Peach 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|