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Apple Model - Irish Peach, Hazelglen, Richmond, 1872 Object Reg. No: ST 013491

Summary:
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
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

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