Illuminated Address; Palmer C.; 1917; 09

Name/Title

Illuminated Address

About this object

This illuminated address was presented to John McCaw when he left the Matamata area in 1917. It is from the residents of Matamata township and district and members of various local institutions expressing their gratitude for his services to the local community. It is a beautiful example of calligraphy and features miniature coloured paintings of local scenery and gold embellishments.

Maker

Clark & Matheson Auckland

Maker Role

Printers

Maker

Palmer C.

Maker Role

Calligrapher

Date Made

1917

Place Made

New Zealand

Medium and Materials

Ink on paper

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. OS McCaw, 1978

Object Type

Document

Object number

09

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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