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Model - J.W.Haymes

From the Collection of Port Fairy Historical Society Museum and Archives 30 Gipps Street Port Fairy 3284

Description
Small handmade model of a shop front from the 1892 almanac.
Size
25cm w x21cm h x15 d
Object Registration
VPFH 806
Keywords
panorama, model, j w haymes, watchmaker, bank street
Historical information
This model was part of a panorama consisting of 11 pieces designed from drawings in 1892 Almanac from the Port Fairy Gazette. The Panorama was used in a historical display in the historical society rooms in Bank Street from the late 1970's to 1992 when the Historical Society moved to the Court House in Gipps Street Port Fairy
When Made
Early 1970's
Made By
Allan Mewkill (Maker)
Significance
This Panorama was part of an eleven piece Panorama of the Streetscape of Port Fairy in 1982. Made by a local resident.
Inscriptions & Markings
J.W.Haymes. Watchmaker
Last updated
7 Jan 2020 at 4:34PM