Wax model of a Jonathan appel based on a specimen presented to the museum by the Department of Agriculture of Victoria. The model was made in the museum by Gwenda Bickford circa 1940s to 1950s.

The model depicts a disease known as Jonathan Spot which is caused by under- or over- maturity at picking, or too long in storage.

Physical Description

Wax model of an apple with a short stem, painted red and olive green. The apple also has olive green spots.

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