Platter - Wood, Circa 1870. Alternative Name(s): trencher. Used in a mental health hospital in Victoria Australia. Donated by Boyd, K.

Physical Description

Long oblong wooden serving dish, carved out of one piece of timber and well- worn. There are two round handpieces at either end of the dish for carrying it. The base of the serving dish is slightly curved.


Example of dining ware used in psychaitric hospitals in Victoria Australia

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