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Bucket - Plastic, circa 1970 Object Reg. No: SH 850479

Summary:
Maroon plastic bucket used in a psychiatric hospital in Victoria Australia, circa 1970
Description:
Large maroon bucket made from a synth polymer resin. Sides taper outward towards top. Bucket has pointed pouring lid and black synth polymer resin handle with black rubber handgriip made from piece of hosing. The sides of the bucket are 1cm thick.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 33.00 cm (Height), 31.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: hospitals, psychiatric hospitals, cleaning equipment, 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: cleaning
Place Used: Victoria, Australia, Circa 1970
References: Oral history, Dr E.C. Dax, 4 May 1992.

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