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Key - Iron, circa 1900 Object Reg. No: SH 850171

An iron key used in a mental health hospital in Victoria Australia circa 1900.
Key is long and has thin body with "V" cut in the ring.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 9.00 cm (Height), 1.00 cm (Length)

More information

Tagged with: hospitals, making history - psych services
Themes this item is part of: Psychiatric Institutions of the Past, Psychiatric Services Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
On Display at: Melbourne Museum
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Mental Health - Institutional Life
Tertiary Classification: building fittings
Date Used: Victoria, Australia, circa 1900

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