Oak Container; O1998.12

Name/Title

Oak Container

About this object

Oak Container made by Col A Morrow from timber salvaged from the wreck of the 'HMS Orpheus' which was wrecked on the Manukau Bar 1863. The lid has a number of turned rings for decoration.

Period

1860s

Place Made

New Zealand

Medium and Materials

Wood - oak

Measurements

5.5 cms high x 5.5 cm diameter

Subject and Association Description

Col Arthur Morrow married Mariamne Buckland and they lived at Simla, Newmarket.



Object Type

Container

Object number

O1998.12

Copyright Licence  

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Fairfield
Morrow

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