Vintage BOLETUS RUFUS school educational model of MUSHROOM 1960's red porcini

Vintage BOLETUS RUFUS school educational model of MUSHROOM 1960's red porcini
Vintage BOLETUS RUFUS school educational model of MUSHROOM 1960's red porcini
Vintage BOLETUS RUFUS school educational model of MUSHROOM 1960's red porcini
Vintage BOLETUS RUFUS school educational model of MUSHROOM 1960's red porcini
Vintage BOLETUS RUFUS school educational model of MUSHROOM 1960's red porcini
Vintage BOLETUS RUFUS school educational model of MUSHROOM 1960's red porcini
Vintage BOLETUS RUFUS school educational model of MUSHROOM 1960's red porcini

Vintage BOLETUS RUFUS school educational model of MUSHROOM 1960's red porcini

For sale here is a vintage school teaching model of a. Made in the Czech Republic in the 1960's/70's. In the 1950's and 60's when the Czech republic was still under Russian rule, food was scarce and so all children were taught about foraging in school, foraging is still very much a family pastime in the Czech Republic so you can understand the importance of education.

This fine mushroom is a mature specimen on a wooden base with dried moss. It's size is true to life. Also known as boletus rufus or red porcini, It is edible and highly sought after. Made from latex and mounted on a wooden stand covered with dried moss, the condition is excellent. No longer used in schools, they now make wonderful decorative items.

Obviously this item is not new, it has been used in classrooms so there may be some light cosmetic wear, I have tried to photograph any wear I could see such a flaking paint, cracks or chips so please do check all photos carefully. We have many more of these mushrooms of different species and sizes. All items are tracked and insured. This item is in the category "Antiques\Science/Medicine\Medical Instruments". The seller is "wildstrawberrystore" and is located in this country: GB.

This item can be shipped to all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, United States, Canada, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Brazil, New Zealand, Mexico, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Cayman Islands, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French Guiana, Saint Kitts-Nevis, Saint Lucia, Montserrat, Martinique, Nicaragua, Peru, Paraguay, Reunion, Turks and Caicos Islands, Aruba, South Africa, Chile, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Panama, El Salvador, Trinidad and Tobago.
Vintage BOLETUS RUFUS school educational model of MUSHROOM 1960's red porcini


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