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Sydney Opera House model by Jorn Utzon
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Object statement
Architectural model, Sydney Opera House, Jorn Utzon's design for the major hall, wood / plastic, constructed by Finecraft Scale Models Pty Ltd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1964-1966

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Description
Cross-sectional architectural model of the Sydney Opera House in a 1:128 scale. The model is made from white, red, purple and black painted wood and plastic and is mounted on a black base. A small black plaque with the maker's details engraved in white is attached to the model. The model shows Jorn Utzon's design for the final glass wall scheme in the Major Hall (now called the Concert Hall) of the Sydney Opera House.
: Finecraft Scale Models Pty Ltd; Sydney
Marks
Engraved on plaque on model base, 'SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE / SCALE 1 TO 128 / CONSTRUCTED BY / FINECRAFT SCALE MODELS PROPRIETRY LIMITED / SYDNEY NSW AUSTRALIA'.
B2309-1
Height
760 mm
Width
630 mm

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Acquisition credit line
Gift of the Sydney Opera House Trust, Dennis Wolanski Library, 1978

This object record is currently incomplete. The information available may date back as far as 125 years. Other information may exist in a non-digital form. The Museum continues to update and add new research to collection records.
Subjects
+ Sydney buildings
+ Architecture
+ Circular Quay
+ Sydney Opera House
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{{cite web |url=http://from.ph/211599 |title=Sydney Opera House model by Jorn Utzon |author=Powerhouse Museum |accessdate=24 July 2014 |publisher=Powerhouse Museum, Australia}}


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