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Watering Can - Copper, circa 1890 Reg. No: SH 850475
- Copper watering can used in the gardens of a mental health hospital, Victoria, Australia, circa 1890.
- Watering can is a cylinder shape with slightly rounded top. Long spout, half circle handle on top, attachable spray piece part missing.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
|Dimensions:||42.00 cm (Height), 25.00 cm (Width), 65.00 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||gardening equipment, psychiatric hospitals, copper, watering can, 1890s, making history - psych services|
|Themes this item is part of:||Psychiatric Services Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Confinement & seclusion in Victorian Mental Health Institutions|
|Primary Classification:||MEDICINE & HEALTH|
|Secondary Classification:||Mental Health - Institutional Life|
|Place & Date Used:||Victoria, Australia, circa 1890|