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Green Gables Letter Box

From the Collection of Upper Yarra Museum Old Railway Station 2415C Warburton Highway Yarra Junction Victoria

Description
Wooden hardwood, Letter holder, back 28 cm high,13 cm wide.7 cms. deep. 2 compartments inner compartment 20cm. high. Front is 9 cms. with inscription.
Size
Letter holder, back 28 cm high,13 cm wide.7 cms. deep. 2 compartments inner compartment 20cm. high. Front is 9 cms.
Object Registration
01722
Keywords
green gables, warburton
Historical information
This item was used in the office of Green Gables, Guest House, Warburton, to hold post cards, that were sold to the guests.
When Made
Unknown
Made By
Unknown (Maker)
Significance
The Kent Family owned and operated the House from 1949 -1957, this item was kept by the family until 2013.It was then donated to the Upper Yarra Museum.
Inscriptions & Markings
Stenstil sign in gold with black outline. This is on the lower front panel
Last updated
23 Aug 2013 at 10:37AM