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Suitcase - Red & Green Tartan, circa 1956 Object Reg. No: SH 991078

Summary:
Red and Green tartan suitcase used by Sandor Tokai a Hungarian immigrant. Sandor Tokai was born in Hungary in 1927, he escaped to Belgium after the 1956 Hungarian uprising. He remained in Belgium until 1974 when he migrated to Australia under the Belgium Assisted Passage Scheme.
Description:
Rectangular red and green tartan fabric suitcase with white handle and piping. There is a zip which extends along one side, across the top and along the other side.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Sandor Tokai, 1999
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 125 mm (Height), 290 mm (Width), 450 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: belgian communities, belgian immigration, travel goods, travel, hungarian communities, hungarian immigration
Themes this item is part of: Cultural Diversity Collection, Migration Collection
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Travel - Brought Goods
Tertiary Classification: luggage
Inscriptions: On suitcase in black texta: 'SANDOR / TOKAI'
User: Mr Sandor Tokai, Hungary, circa 1956
User: Mr Sandor Tokai, Belgium, circa 1956-1974
User: Mr Sandor Tokai, Australia, circa 1974

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