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Electric Light Fitting - Metal Object Reg. No: SH 912895

Summary:
Electric light, made circa 1965-1970.

Used in the woodturning business of Adolph Bruhn & Son, South Melbourne, circa 1970-1990. The business made a wide range of wooden products, including tables and architectural mouldings, and undertook specialist turning tasks. Part of a collection of nearly 900 items, including a lathe, cutting tools, hand tools, products, workshop fittings, office equipment, portraits, and an accounts ledger.
Description:
Large metal alloy cup, tapering at top into a hollow circular cap, into which is screwed a white plastic electrical globe fixture, attached to electric cord.

Found in Area E1 of workshop.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 27.00 cm (Height), 24.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: furniture, german communities, german immigration, tools, woodturning industry, working life
Themes this item is part of: Bruhn Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: TRADES
Secondary Classification: Woodturning
Tertiary Classification: workshop fittings
User: Adolph Bruhn & Son, South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1970-1990

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