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Album - Wax Fruit Models, Miss McMillan, 1904 Object Reg. No: ST 040029

Summary:
Album of wax fruit models compiled by Miss M I McMillan, 1905. Miss McMillan was a model maker at the Industiral and Technological Museum. This album from 1904 contains hand painted references of each of her subjects, incluing apples, apricots, peaches, pears and plums.
Description:
Red covered album of wax fruit models. It contains hand painted references of each of the modelmaker's subjects, incluing appless, apricots, peaches,pears, and plums. Each illustration has been cut out glued into the album and includes hand written Registration Numbers, Names and details regarding models made.
Description Of Content:
Album of hand painted apples, apricots, peaches,pears, and plums. Each illustration has been cut out glued into the album. includes registration numbers, names and details regarding models made. The album has a red cover.
Acquisition Information:
Donation, 1904
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 3.0 cm (Height), 28.5 cm (Width), 37.5 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: agriculture, fruits, wax fruit models
Themes this item is part of: Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: ECONOMIC BOTANY
Secondary Classification: Foods
Tertiary Classification: fruits
People Depicted: MCMILLAN, MISS M.I.
Format: Album - Drawings: Colour
Artist: Miss M. McMillan - Industrial & Technological Museum, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1904

Miss M.I. Mcmillan worked for the Industrial and Technological Museum as a wax fruit model maker.

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