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Sculpture - Wooden Human Figure, circa 1977 Object Reg. No: SH 923124

Summary:
Wooden sculpture of a human figure made by a patient at Mayday Hills Hospital, Beechworth, Victoria, circa 1954-1980.
Description:
Human figure formed from roughly hewn tree branch. Additional pieces have been added to form an arm and breast.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mayday Hills Mental Hospital, 1992
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 63.50 cm (Height), 35.30 cm (Width), 54.50 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: artworks, immigration, mental health, mental health institutions, occupational therapy, psychiatric hospitals
Themes this item is part of: Psychiatric Services Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Migration Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Mental Health - Occupational Therapy
Tertiary Classification: products
Place & Date Made: Mayday Hills Mental Hospital, Beechworth, Victoria, Australia, circa 1977
Place Used: Beechworth, Victoria, Australia, 1970s

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