Old seed packet

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Old seed packet

Post by Nick » Thu Oct 10, 2019 11:23 am

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Re: Old seed packet

Post by Michel G » Wed Oct 30, 2019 5:37 pm

Very nice find, Coral!

If you want to fold the model:
https://britishorigami.info/academic/da ... /mom44.htm
Thanks to the late David Petty for this depository of traditional models.

The oldest diagrams I know is from 1864.
It was published in "Illustriertes Spielbuch Für Knaben" by Hermann Wagner.
The model is on page 283, figures 426-429.
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