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Artificial Flowers - Green Checks, circa 1950s-1970s Reg. No: SH 931327
- Green checked 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.
- Two flower shapes with long, narrow petals and a small cut in the centre, cut from stiffened cotton fabric in a check pattern of white, pale green and dark green.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mrs Marjorie Morgan, 1993
|Dimensions:||10.00 cm (Width), 10.00 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|