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Brush & Pan - Handmade, circa 1970 Object Reg. No: SH 961562

Summary:
Brush and Pan, circa 1970. It was made by patients and used in a mental health hospital in Bundoora, Victoria. This brush and pan is an example of the cleaning equipment and possibly occupational therapy carried out in mental health hospitals in Victoria, Australia.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from North Eastern Metropolitan Psychiatric Services, 1996
Discipline: History

More information

Tagged with: mental health, mental health institutions, occupational therapy, psychiatric hospitals, cleaning equipment, 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 - Occupational Therapy
Tertiary Classification: products
Place & Date Used: Mont Park Mental Hospital (Asylum), Bundoora, Victoria, Australia, circa 1970

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