Briquette made from brown coal. Industrial form used in hand fired furnaces, 1925.
Part of a group of 2 blocks as they come from the press consisting of 4 briquettes. Also 4 separate briquettes as used in firing. Each briquette measures 2.5 x 2.5 x 1.5 inches (6.4 x 6.4 x 3.8 cm).
They are nearly round except the ones from the end of the block which have a square end. Made from coal from the open cut state coal mine Yallourn, near Morwell, Victoria. (Controlled by the State Electricity Commission at the time of acquisition).
Briquette of brown coal.
Donation from Publicity Division, State Electricity Commission of Victoria (SECV or SEC), 17 Jul 1931
Type of item
6.3 cm (Length), 5.9 cm (Width), 3.9 cm (Height)