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Stool - Wooden Object Reg. No: SH 891029

Wooden stool used at Simpson's Gloves Pty Ltd, Richmond, 1928-1980.

Simpson's Gloves Pty Ltd was formed in 1924 and produced leather gloves and coats, handbags, helmets and associated leather goods. The company first operated in Smith Street, and subsequently Alexandra Parade, Collingwood, relocating to Victoria Street, Richmond in 1928, where it remained until 1988.
Wooden stool with four legs, turned, and five stretchers, also turned, with two crude replacement stretchers.
Acquisition Information:
Cultural Gifts Donation from Mr Alistair Mitchell, 1989
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 37.00 cm (Width), 66.00 cm (Length)
Dimension Comment: Seat 34.0 cms Diameter

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Themes this item is part of: Working Life at Simpson's Gloves Factory, Workers at Simpson's Gloves Factory, Simpson's Gloves Collection, Clothing & Textiles Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, Amos Griffiths Simpson, Glove Manufacturer (1878-1953), Simpson's Gloves Pty Ltd, 1924-1988, Production Processes at Simpson's Gloves Factory
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Clothing Accessories
Tertiary Classification: furniture
User: Simpson's Gloves Pty Ltd, Richmond North, Victoria, Australia, 1928-1980

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