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Artificial Flowers - Blue Cotton, circa 1950s-1970s Reg. No: SH 931340
- Spray of blue cotton 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.
- Five artificial flowers made from stiffened blue cotton fabric and bound together into a bunch. Each flower is made from three layers of rounded petals. The flowers are bound together with wire covered with blue paper.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mrs Marjorie Morgan, 1993
|Dimensions:||4.00 cm (Height), 15.50 cm (Width), 12.00 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|