Blanket [Teal]; Mosgiel Mills Limited (New Zealand, estab. 1871, closed 2000); 2...

Name/Title

Blanket [Teal]

About this object

Wool blanket, solid grey on one side and grey, blue and black on the other. There is a 65 mm fringe along the shorter edges. In one corner a TEAL logo is embroidered featuring a "T" surrounded by an "e" and an "a" in a gold crest with blue wings to either side. On the reverse side, a black and grey label is sewn. The central grey square features the image of 2 sheep. In orange writing it says "Mosgiel Rug / "A' AE' OO" / ALL WOOL / MADE AT MOSGIEL MILLS / DUNEDIN / NEW ZEALAND". There is a white rectangle on the label where someone has written in pen.

Maker

Mosgiel Mills Limited (New Zealand, estab. 1871, closed 2000)

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Maker

Tasman Empire Airways Limited (New Zealand, estab. 1940, closed 1965)

Maker Role

Commissioned by

Place Made

Dunedin

Measurements

L 158 W 135 D 2mm (L 6 1/4 W 5 5/16 D 1/16")

Collection

Solent Collection

Credit Line

The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)

Object Type

Blanket/Bedding/02 Furnishings/Nomenclature

Object number

2004.540

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