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Sugar Bowl & Spoon - Savoy, Silver Plate, circa 1957 Object Reg. No: HT 87

Silver plate sugar bowl and spoon made by Savoy, circa 1957. It was used by the Dereani family at Bonegilla. Georgia Dereani, her husband and infant son immigrated to Australia from Trieste, Italy, in 1955. They spent the first five years of their lives in Victoria at Bonegilla Migrant Camp. Georgina and her husband became staff members at Bonegilla and were allocated private accommodation, which Georgina went to great lengths to make comfortable, purchasing many household items around Albury, NSW.
Silver plate sugar bowl and spoon. The sugar bowl has scalloped edges and a decorative handle.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Georgina Dereani, 2001
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 15.00 cm (Height), 13.00 cm (Width), 14.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: italian communities, italian immigration, immigration, migrant hostels, migrant camps, migrant reception centres
Themes this item is part of: Migration Collection
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Accommodation - Hostels
Tertiary Classification: home wares
Inscriptions: Cast into base of bowl: Savoy/ STERLING SILVER/ PLATE Cast into back of spoon: GROSVENOR DELPHIC EPNS AI
Manufacturer: Savoy, circa 1957
User: Mrs Georgina Dereani, Bonegilla, Victoria, Australia, circa 1957

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