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Vase - Pink Glass, circa 1957 Reg. No: HT 88
- Pink glass vase used by the Dereani family, circa 1957. 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.
- Shallow dish or vase with scalloped edges, made from pink glass. There are star and diamond shaped designs moulded into the glass.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mrs Georgina Dereani, 2001
|Dimensions:||9.00 cm (Height), 16.00 cm (Width), 28.50 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||italian communities, italian immigration, immigration, gardening, migrant hostels, migrant camps, migrant reception centres, flora|
|Themes this item is part of:||Migration Collection|
|Secondary Classification:||Accommodation - Hostels|
|Tertiary Classification:||home wares|
|Place & Date Purchased:||Savoy, Albury, Riverina, New South Wales, Australia, circa 1957|
|User:||Mrs Georgina Dereani, Bonegilla, Victoria, Australia, circa 1957|