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Bowl - Adolph Bruhn & Son, Wood, circa 1980-1990 Object Reg. No: SH 912482

Wooden bowl, made by Adolph Bruhn & Son, South Melbourne, circa 1980-1990.

The woodturning business of Adolph Bruhn & Son operated in South Melbourne, 1970-1990, and previously in Little Collins Street, Melbourne, circa 1897-1970. The business made a wide range of wooden products, including tables and architectural mouldings, and undertook specialist turning tasks. Part of a collection of nearly 900 items, including a lathe, cutting tools, hand tools, products, workshop fittings, office equipment, portraits, and an accounts ledger.
Bowl made from cream-coloured wood with circular opening, pronounced rim and sloping inner and outer sides.

Found in a pile of woodturned products in Area B2.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 7.50 cm (Height), 14.80 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: german communities, german immigration, handcrafts, trades, woodturning industry, woodworking
Themes this item is part of: Bruhn Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: TRADES
Secondary Classification: Woodturning
Tertiary Classification: products
Maker: Adolph Bruhn & Son, South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1980-1990
Place Collected: South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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