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Architectural Model - Public Housing Development, Port Melbourne, 1986 Object Reg. No: SH 891634

Architectural model of Public Housing Development, Bay Street, Port Melbourne. Designed in 1986 by architects Bates Smart and McCutcheon Pty Ltd for the Victorian Ministry for Housing.

The model was made by Crysell and Associates in 1989, and donated to Museum Victoria for its exhibition 'Home Sweet Home: Changes in Victorian domestic architecture 1839 - 1989'.
Model depicts a large townhouse development. The porthole windows, ship's railing, grey stucco, and white bricks reflect the seaside location. Model shows part of the development only.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Robert Bruce - Bates, Smart & McCutcheon Pty Ltd, 1989
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 530 mm (Width), 670 mm (Length)
Dimension Comment: Dimensions of model base only.

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Tagged with: architectural models, architecture, public housing, scale models, innovation design
Themes this item is part of: Public Housing Development, Port Melbourne, 1986, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION
Secondary Classification: Architectural Design
Tertiary Classification: model homes
Model Scale: 1:50
Modelmaker: Crysell and Associates, Australia
Date Made: Australia, 1989
Place & Date Used: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1989

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