Weighing cordite, Commonwealth explosives factory, Maribyrnong
ID numberART22136
Collection typeArt
TitleWeighing cordite, Commonwealth explosives factory, Maribyrnong
MeasurementOverall: 46 cm x 40.5 cm; framed: 62.7 cm x 57.4 cm x 5.5 cm
Object typePainting
MakerCraig, Sybil
Place madeAustralia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date madeMay 1945
Physical descriptionoil on canvas on wood panel
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionDepicts factory workers Miss Jessie James, Miss Ruby Swift, and Miss Mary Grace weighting cordite on scales in the Cartridge Bundling Section of the Commonwealth Explosives Factory at Marybyrnong in Victoria during the Second World War.