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Tapestry - Farmyard Scene, circa 1950 Object Reg. No: SH 850093

Summary:
Framed tapestry of a farmyard. Made by a patient in the Occupational Therapy Department of Royal Park Mental Hospital circa 1950.
Description:
Framed tapestry under glass. A naive aerial view of a farmyard using multi-colour woollen thread.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Royal Park Psychiatric Hospital (Mental Asylum)
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 68.00 cm (Height), 50.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: hospitals, mental health, mental health institutions, psychiatric 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
Inscriptions: Text: MADE IN OCCUPATIONALTHERAPY DEPT/ROYAL PARK MENTAL HOSPITAL.
Place & Date Made: Parkville, Victoria, Australia, by 1950
Place & Date Used: Parkville, Victoria, Australia, by 1950
References: on back of tapestry.

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