antique botanical models mushrooms in box

 

 

 

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antique botanical model mushrooms in boxes

22 specimen

with original label, writen by hand

THESE MODELS WERE MADE TO TEACH PEOPLE WHICH MUSHROOMS WERE POISONOUS AND WHICH WERE EATABLE. CAREFULLY AND VERY REALISTICALLY DESIGNED AFTER NATURE .

ca 1900

plaster/ gipsum

boxes  15 cm x 13 cm x 17 cm high

very good condition

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info : dirk.balduyck@telenet.be

 

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