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Cupboard - Department of Mental Hygiene, Wooden, circa 1900 Object Reg. No: SH 850005

Made: circa 1848 - 1950. used at Ararat Mental Hospital, Victoria.
Tall thin oblong wooden cupboard, with a single hinged door. Has three shelves. Cupboard has no back. Has a lock but key is missing.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Aradale Mental Hospital (Ararat Asylum)
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 46.70 cm (Height), 47.10 cm (Width), 51.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: mental health, mental health institutions, psychiatric hospitals, making history - psych services
Themes this item is part of: Psychiatric Services Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Mental Health - Institutional Life
Tertiary Classification: furniture
Inscriptions: Printed on torn sheet of paper inside door: DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HYGIENE/Victoria Ararat/Memorandum.
Place & Date Used: Aradale Mental Hospital (Ararat Asylum), Ararat, Victoria, Australia, circa 1900

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