Towel, commemorative; Dri-Glo, Australia; c1940; CT08.4795

Name/Title

Towel, commemorative

About this object

Commemorative towel; a green and white towel produced to commemorated the New Zealand Centennial 1939-1940. The pattern features a Maori woman standing beneath a large carved archway, above which are the words: "NEW ZEALAND CENTENNIAL / 1939 1940".

Maker

Dri-Glo, Australia

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

c1940

Place Made

Oceania, Australia

Medium and Materials

processed material, textile

Inscription and Marks

Woven into patter: "NEW ZEALAND CENTENNIAL / 1939 1940"

Manufacturer's label: "DRI-GLO / REG / FAST COLORS / MADE IN AUSTRALIA".

Measurements

l 1140mm x w 580mm
Large

Subject and Association Keywords

history (general), modern history, 20th century

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

Object Type

Textile

Object number

CT08.4795

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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