A mushroom model, Italy 1890.
Italy circa 1890.
A pharmacy model, a pair of Boletus Aestivalis mushroom specimens. Made of paper maché painted in watercolor on a rectangular wooden base in black with moss and hay. It shows a label on the front with the specifics of the scientific name of the example shown. Italy circa 1890
6,2” – 16 CM H 3,5” – 9 CM L 3,2” – 8 CM D