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Soup Bowl - Wedgwood, Green, circa 1907 Object Reg. No: HT 7816

Summary:
Green Wedgwood Soup Bowl brought from England to Australia by Susannah Nicholls in 1923. William and Susannah Nicholls, their two children Margaret and John and Will's uncle John Spence migrated to Australia in 1923. In Australia the family first moved to Walwa in North Eastern Victoria, where Will was appointed as a teacher. They then moved to Pearcedale on the Mornington Peninsula, as Will was keen to try farming. The farming was unsuccessful, and both Will and Susannah returned to teaching.
Description:
Glazed ceramic Wedgwood bowl.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms. Gillian Borrack, 2004
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: immigration, crockery, rural life, settlement, english immigration, brought goods
Themes this item is part of: Susannah Nicholls, English Migrant, 1923, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Migration Collection
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Travel - Brought Goods
Tertiary Classification: home wares
Inscriptions: On underside of bowl: WEDGWOOD
Manufacturer: Wedgwood, England, Great Britain, circa 1907
User: Susannah Nicholls, England, Great Britain, circa 1907-1923
User: Susannah Nicholls, Victoria, Australia, 1923-1929

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