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Models of edible and inedible fungi, by Dr. Louis Auzoux

30 individual mushroom models, including examples of Agaricus and Boletus fungi. The models are fixed to a common base modelled as rock terrain with moss in crevices. Each fungus model is numbered, and labelled with its common name in French. Cardboard labels in English were added by the Museum. Some remain attached to the object and the rest are on file. 13 of the models are articulated, these split down the centre, held by a pin and metal hook.

The English labels read as follows:
1. SNAKE AGARIC / Agaricus colubrinus / Bulliard / Edible
2. SNAKE AGARIC / Agaricus colubrinus (young) / Bulliard / Edible
3. COMMON FIELD AGARIC / Agaricus campestris / Bulliard / Edible
4. COMMON FIELD AGARIC / Agaricus campestris (young) / Bulliard / Edible
5. BULBOUS AGARIC / Agaricus bulbosus / Bulliard / Dangerous
6. BULBOUS AGARIC / Agaricus bulbosus (young) / Bulliard / Dangerous
7. EDIBLE (BALL OF SNOW) AGARIC / Agaricus / Bulliard / Edible
8. EDIBLE (BALL OF SNOW) AGARIC / Agaricus edulis (young) / Bulliard / Edible
9. TRUE ORANGE AGARIC / Agaricus aurantiacus / Bulliard / Edible
10. FALSE ORANGE AGARIC / Agaricus pseudaurantiacus / Bulliard / Poisonous
11. PYROGALE AGARIC / Agaricus / Poisonous
12. Label missing.
13. ENTICING AGARIC / Agaricus cantharellus / Bulliard / Edible
14. VIOLET AGARIC / Agaricus nudus / Cordier / Edible
15. DELICIOUS AGARIC / Agaricus deliciosus / Cordier / Edible
16. MOUSE AGARIC / Agaricus vaginatus / Cordier / Edible
17. AGARIC / Agaricus rubescens / Batsch. / Suspected
18. COMMON BOLETUS / Boletus communis / Bulliard / Edible
19. EDIBLE BOLETUS / Boletus edulis / Bulliard / Edible
20. REDDISH BOLETUS / Boletus / Suspected
21. Label missing.
22. WAVY HYDNUM / Hydnum repandum / Linne / Edible
23. HORN OF PLENTY HELVELLA / Helvella cornucopoides / Bulliard
24. MITRED HELVELLA / Helvella cornucopioides / Bulliard / Edible
25. YELLOW MOREL / Morchella esculenta / Bulliard / Edible
26. BLACK MOREL / Morchella nigra / Bulliard / Edible
27. IMPURE MOREL / Phallus impudicus / Bulliard / Suspected
28. IMPURE MOREL / Phallus impudicus / Bulliard / Suspected
29. PUFF-BALL / Lycoperdon proteus / Bulliard / Suspected
30. GLAZED NEDULARY / Nudillaria vernicosa / Bulliard / Suspected
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