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

Name/Title

Blanket [Teal]

About this object

Wool blanket. Grey on one side and grey, maroon, yellow and white plaid on the other. There is a 60 mm fringe along the shorter edges in colours corresponding to the plaid. In one corner a TEAL logo is embroidered featuring a central "T" with "E" and "A" around it in a central yellow crest. Blue wings emerge from either side. The underside of the embroidery is covered with a rectangular black label which says: "Mosgiel Rug / "A'AE'OO / ALL WOOL / MADE AT MOSGIEL MILLS / DUNEDIN / NEW ZEALAND" along with the image of 2 sheep. The sides are not quite rectangular. One edge has a triangular bump in it.

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 1700 W 1460 D 2mm (L 66 15/16 W 57 1/2 D 1/16")

Collection

Solent Collection

Credit Line

The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)

Object Type

Blanket/Bedding/02 Furnishings/Nomenclature

Object number

2004.544

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