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Pear Model - Easter Beurre, Richmond, 1878 Object Reg. No: ST 013908

Summary:
Syn. Doyenne d'Hiver. Winter Dechamptsbirne. Bergamotte de Pentecote. Dessert. Late winter to early spring. Spreading. Wax model, showing condition of fruit in August, 1878.

Model based on specimen from John C. Cole, Richmond, Victoria. Exhibited at the Horticultural Society by Mr. Cole.

Model maker not recorded.
Acquisition Information:
Donation for Modelling from Mr John Cole, 1878
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 86 mm (Height), 76 mm (Width), 71 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: pears, wax fruit models
Themes this item is part of: Horticultural Society of Victoria, Sustainable Futures Collection
On Display at: Melbourne Museum
Primary Classification: ECONOMIC BOTANY
Secondary Classification: Wax Models
Tertiary Classification: fruits
Grower of Item Modelled: Mr John Cole, Richmond, Victoria, Australia, 1878
Exhibitor: Horticultural Society of Victoria, Victoria, Australia, 1878

Exhibited by the Horticultural Society of Victoria

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