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Sign - Royal Products, Coir Mat & Cotton Mop Department, 1987 Reg. No: SH 931290
- Sign for the Coir Mat & Cotton Mop Department of Royal Products made in 1987. This department was part of the Packing and Assembly Industries of the Royal Victorian Institute for the Blind. The sign was used as the business sign on the door of the workshop at Clifton Street in Prahran. The Factory moved to Prahran in May 1987. When collected the sign was hanging on a wall inside the workshop at the Factory on St. Kilda Road.
- Rectangular sign with black and red lettering on a white painted background, with six screw holes around edges.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Royal Victorian Institute for the Blind (RVIB), 1993
|Dimensions:||25.00 cm (Height), 50.30 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||trades, working life, industries, disability organisations, visual impairment|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MEDICINE & HEALTH|
|Secondary Classification:||Health Organisations|
|Inscriptions:||Text: ROYAL PRODUCTS/COIR MAT & COTTON MOP DEPT.|
|Place & Date Made:||Richmond, Victoria, Australia, 1987|
|Place & Date Used:||Royal Victorian Institute for the Blind (RVIB), Prahran, Victoria, Australia, 1987-1992|
|References:||Malcolm Fraser - R.V.I.B. Factory workshop supervisor; Monty James - R.V.I.B. worker|