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Apple Model - Irish Peach, Hawthorn, 1872 Reg. No: ST 005013
- This wax model was based on a specimen grown and presented to the museum by the Murdoch brothers of Hawthorn, December 1872. The model was made in the museum. The model maker was not recorded.
Synonyms: Early Crofton, Peach. This apple is a dessert variety and is harvested in summer.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation for Modelling from Murdoch Bros, 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|
|Date Made:||Victoria, Australia, 1872|