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Jar - Pottery in Woven Basket with Lid, circa 1900 Object Reg. No: SH 850258

Pottery jar encassed in cane basket used in a psychiatric hospital in Victoria, Australia, 1900.
Large, round, pottery jar encased in a cane basket with semi-circular handles each side and a cork in the top.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 41.00 cm (Height), 23.00 cm (Length)

More information

Tagged with: hospitals, psychiatric hospitals, kitchen utensils, 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: food & drink storage
Place & Date Used: Victoria, Australia, Circa 1900

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