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Handkerchief - Silk, Victorian Centenary, 1934 Reg. No: SH 880344
- This cream silk handkerchief with painted decoration was a souvenir manufactured for the celebration of the centenary of European settlement of Victoria in 1934. It features the Victorian coat of arms and is still in its original cellophane wrapping.
- Painted, cream silk handkerchief with scalloped edge outlined with gold paint. One corner contains words and a representation of the Victorian coat-of-arms. Painted in yellow, green, blue, red, brown, pink and gold.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mrs Hazel Harrop, 1988
|Dimensions:||29.00 cm (Height), 28.00 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||celebrations, civic mementoes, melbourne centenary 1935, souvenirs, victoria centenary 1934-1935|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||PUBLIC EVENTS|
|Secondary Classification:||Centenary of Victoria|
|Inscriptions:||Painted below image: VICTORIA/ 1834 CENTENARY 1934|
|Place & Date Used:||Victoria, Australia, 1934|
|Place & Date of Event:||Victorian Centenary, Victoria, Australia, 1934|