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Kitchen Crockery - Kinglake West, 07 Feb 2009, (Bushfire Damaged) Object Reg. No: HT 23578

This single fused and partly melted piece of crockery includes the remains of at least two ceramic bowls and an egg cup which were found in the remains of the kitchen of the house at 352 National Park Road, Kinglake West. The house and all its contents were completely destroyed in the 7 February 2009 Kilmore East Bushfire.
Broken pieces of two small ceramic bowls, one green stoneware and one fluted white small soufflé bowl. Both are fused together by a melted mass of ceramic to which a broken egg cup is also adhered.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Paul McIntyre, 2009
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 130 mm (Height), 150 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: bushfires, domestic life
Themes this item is part of: Victorian Bushfires Collection, Recurring History of Bushfires in Victoria, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: SUSTAINABILITY
Secondary Classification: Natural Disasters
Tertiary Classification: bushfires
Date of Event: Kinglake West, Victoria, Australia, 07 Feb 2009

Date the item was damaged by the Kilmore East Bushfire.
User: Mr Paul McIntyre, Kinglake West, Victoria, Australia, pre Feb 2009
References: Personal interview with donor.

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