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Cloth Bag

From the Collection of Warrnambool and District Historical Society Inc. 2 Gilles Street (south of Merri St) Warrnambool Victoria

Description
This is a cloth bag with a rounded base. At the top of the bag are ten metal eyelets (one missing) with a drawstring interlaced to close the top. The string is broken in several places. The bag is stained.
Size
W 34.5 cm. L 62.5 cm.
Object Registration
002388
Keywords
history of warrnambool, post office, customs office
Historical information
The label ‘VIC’ on this kit bag suggests it may have been a Government issue - used at a Post Office or a bank or a Customs Office. It has been in the collection of the Warrnambool and District Historical Society for some years and so far has no ‘story’.
When Made
Early 20th century
Significance
The use and origin of this kit bag are unknown but it is retained for display purposes.
Inscriptions & Markings
2447 VIC
Last updated
30 May 2019 at 2:21PM