Women working in cordite section, Commonwealth Explosives Factory, Maribyrnong

Unit Australian Government agencies
Place Oceania: Australia, Victoria, Melbourne, Maribyrnong
Accession Number ART28163
Collection type Art
Measurement Overall: 33.1 x 45.9 cm
Object type Painting
Physical description oil on cardboard
Maker Craig, Sybil
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, Maribyrnong
Date made 1945
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

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Description

Women working in Cordite Section of the Commonwealth Expolsives Factory, Maribyrnong. Two women in the foreground wear overalls and protective hair nets, and work at sheels. A third woman is unravelling the cordite in the background.