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Apple Model - Calville Blanche D' Hiver, Hawthorn, 1872 Reg. No: ST 005017
- This wax model was based on a specimen grown and presented to the museum by Mr.Cole, 1872. The model was probably made by a Mrs. O'Neill who frequently modelled for the donor.
Synonyms: White Calville, White Winter Calville. This apple is a cooking and dessert variety and is harvested in winter. This is a Victorian seedling raised by Mr. Thomas C. Cole of Hawthorn.This variety is not in Ikin's Listing of Fruits, 1974 edition.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from T. 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:||Mrs O'Neill, Victoria, Australia, 1872|