Box, money; Burnett Limited; c1920s; CT77.225

Name/Title

Box, money

About this object

Money box; an oval, metal money box, painted red and black to resemble a post office box. The front of the box features two slots labelled 'Letters' and 'Newspapers', with the Hours of Collection painted below. On the back is the alphabet in capital letters. Made in England by Burnett Limited.

Maker

Burnett Limited

Maker Role

Maker

Date Made

c1920s

Place Made

Europe, United Kingdom, England, Greater London, London

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal

Inscription and Marks

Painted on back: "MADE IN ENGLAND / BURNETT LIMITED / TRADE MARK / LONDON"

Measurements

h 110mm x l 90mm x w 50mm
Small

Subject and Association Keywords

the family. marriage. women, children. child development

Credit Line

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

Object Type

accessory

Object number

CT77.225

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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