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Orange Model - Bahia, Victoria, 1876 Object Reg. No: ST 004907

Summary:
Wax model of a Bahia orange, also known as a Navel.

Model based on a specimen presented by J.B. Were in 1876. The model was sent to the Centennial Exhibition in Philadelphia, 1876, and the Paris Exposition Universelle, 1878.
Acquisition Information:
Donation for Modelling from J. Were, 1876
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 76 mm (Height), 82 mm (Width), 82 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: citrus, exhibitions paris international 1878, exhibitions philadelphia centennial international 1876, exposition universelle, wax fruit models
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: ECONOMIC BOTANY
Secondary Classification: Wax Models
Tertiary Classification: fruits
Grower of Item Modelled: Jonathan Were - Melbourne Commission, 1880 Melbourne International Exhibition, Victoria, Australia, 1876

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