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Donation Box - Royal Victorian Institute for the Blind, circa 1930s-1960s Object Reg. No: SH 931106

Summary:
Donation Box for the Royal Victorian Institute for the Blind, circa 1930s-1960s. The tin outlines the projects and activities undertaken by the Institute and how donations will help.
Description:
Tin money box with a coin slot on the top, and, written around the slot - Royal Victorian Institute for the Blind. The sides of the box are painted red and covered with advertising for the R.V.I.B., written and pictorial. The base has a lid for getting the coins out.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Royal Victorian Institute for the Blind (RVIB), 1993
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 13.00 cm (Height), 5.00 cm (Width), 7.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: advertising, commerce, banking industry, disability organisations, visual impairment
Themes this item is part of: Medical Ephemera Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Health Organisations
Tertiary Classification: fundraising
Inscriptions: Text: THE ROYAL VICTORIAN INSTITUTE FOR THE BLIND/ST KILDA ROAD/THE ONLY INSTITUTE IN VICTORIA FOR/TEACHING BLIND ADULTS/TRADES & PROFESSIONS/EDUCATING & MAINTAINING/BLIND CHILDREN/&/BABIES
User: Royal Victorian Institute for the Blind (RVIB), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1930s-1960s

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