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Ornament - Glass Dome with Seaweed & Swans, circa 1980 Object Reg. No: SH 961564

Summary:
Glass Dome Ornament with Seaweed and Swans, circa 1980. It was made by a patient and presented to a hospital official as a keepsake. It was made at mental health hospital, Mont Park, in Victoria, Australia. This ornament is an example of occupational therapy undertaken by patients in a mental health hospital in Victoria, Australia.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from North Eastern Metropolitan Psychiatric Services, 1996
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: mental health, mental health institutions, occupational therapy, psychiatric hospitals, ornaments, making history - psych services
Themes this item is part of: Psychiatric Services Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Mental Health - Institutional Life
Tertiary Classification: furnishings
Place & Date Used: Mont Park Mental Hospital (Asylum), Bundoora, Victoria, Australia, circa 1980

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