Summary

Unknown variety. Note that this Mulberry is a variety of Morus Morettiana(?) (Rosaceae). Model based on specimen grown and presented by Horticultural Gardens, Burnley, 1873.

Model maker not recorded.

More Information

  • Collecting Areas

    Sustainable Futures

  • Acquisition Information

    Donation for Modelling from Horticultural Society of Victoria, 02/01/1873

  • Classification

    Economic botany, Wax models, Fruits

  • Category

    History & Technology

  • Discipline

    Technology

  • Type of item

    Object

  • Overall Dimensions

    2.6 cm (Length), 1.6 cm (Width), 1.5 cm (Height)
    Measurements for single largest mulberry. Object measured for Australia Gallery Redevelopment.

  • References

    [Book] Winzenried, A. P. 1991. Green Grows Our Garden: a Centenary History of Horticultural Education at Burnley.

  • Keywords

    Mulberries, Wax Fruit Models