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Candle Holder - Ceramic, Floral Pattern, circa 1920 Object Reg. No: SH 850303

Summary:
Used at a Victorian psychiatric institution for general lighting purposes.
Description:
Candlestick, round, slightly hollowed, white, saucer-shape with gold trimmings around edge on holder and finger-grip. In the centre there is an embossed pattern, and a floral decoration on one side. There is a cup-shaped finger-grip.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 4.00 cm (Height), 12.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: lighting, psychiatric institutions, making history - psych services
Themes this item is part of: Psychiatric Services Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Mental Health - Institutional Life
Tertiary Classification: illumination
Inscriptions: 2753 on base
Place & Date Used: Victoria, Australia, circa 1920
References: card with exhibit.

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