Tool - Moulding, circa 1920s Object Reg. No: ST 046633

One of a set of four moulding tools used by Julius Toth. Julius left Hungary late in 1956 following the unsuccessful Hungarian revolution and subsequent Soviet Occupation. He escaped to Austria where he spent three months in Displaced Persons Camps before migrating to Australia in March 1957. Julius was given these tools by a retiring moulder in Hungary, they were one of the few possessions he brought with him from Hungary.
Metal tool with one oval shaped flattened end and one flattened rectangular end, both at right angles from the shaft of the tool.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Julius Toth
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 3.00 cm (Height), 3.00 cm (Width), 18.00 cm (Length)

More information

Tagged with: trades, working life, immigration, hungarian communities, hungarian immigration
Themes this item is part of: Migration Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, Getting In, Immigration Museum Exhibition, 2003-2015
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Travel - Brought Goods
Tertiary Classification: tools of trade
Date Made: circa 1920s
User: Mr Julius Toth, Hungary, circa 1953-1957
User: Mr Julius Toth, Victoria, Australia, 1957-2000

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