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Money Box - Wood, 1880 -1881 Reg. No: HT 508
- Wooden Japanned money box, hand painted with snow drops. A label printed with an image of the (Royal) Exhibition Building and the text 'Melbourne International Exhibition 1880' indicates the money box was sold as a souvenir of the Exhibition which was held between 1 October 1880 and 30 April 1881.
- Cylindrical, Japanned wooden money box. Hand painted with snow drops. Paper label with an engraving of the Exhibition Building affixed to the body.
|Dimensions:||75 cm (Height), 65 cm (Diameter)|
|Tagged with:||civic mementoes, souvenirs, exhibitions, exhibitions melbourne international 1880-1881, keepsakes, royal exhibition building|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection, Royal Exhibition Building Collection|
|Primary Classification:||PUBLIC EVENTS|
|Secondary Classification:||Melbourne International Exhibition 1880|
|Inscriptions:||Label text: INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION BUILDING MELBOURNE 1880|
|Place & Date of Event:||Royal Exhibition Building (REB) Museum Collection, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1 Oct 1880 - 30 Apr 1881|