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Artificial Flowers - Olive Green, circa 1950s-1970s Reg. No: SH 931313
- Spray of olive green artificial flowers made by Marion Kann. Marion (Mimi) was of born in Vienna, Austria in 1910. She immigrated to Australia in 1939, most likely fleeing the persecution of the Nazi regime as she was Jewish. In Australia she married follow a refugee and Austrian Jew Herbert Kann.
- Twenty-three pieces stiffened crepe olive green flower pieces cut in circular shape with curved petal ends. Sizes vary from 9.5 cm to 12.5 cm. One pale green petal 10 cm wide made from cotton material. Each petal has a cut in the centre.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mrs Marjorie Morgan, 1993
|Dimensions:||12.50 cm (Height), 12.50 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||jewish communities, jewish immigration, handcrafts, displaced persons, austrian immigration|
|Themes this item is part of:||Domestic & Community Life Collection, Kann Family, Austrian Jewish Migrants, 1940s|
|Primary Classification:||ART & CRAFT|
|Secondary Classification:||Flower Making|
|Maker:||Marion Kann, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1950s-1970s|