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Artificial Flower - Green Suede, circa 1950s-1970s Reg. No: SH 931337
- Green suede 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.
- One artificial flower made from green suede in five layers. Bound with wire and green crepe paper, the stem is broken.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mrs Marjorie Morgan, 1993
|Dimensions:||3.50 cm (Height), 15.00 cm (Width), 13.00 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|