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

Name/Title

Blanket [Teal]

About this object

A 2-ply woollen blanket with one side grey and the other a grey, white, blue and black plaid. There is a 70 mm fringe along the short edges in colours of the plaid. Embroidered in one corner is the TEAL logo featuring a central "T" surrounded by an "E" and an "A" in a gold crest. To either side are blue wings. The underside of the embroidery is covered with a rectangular black label. It has the image of 2 sheep as well as writing in orange. It says: "Mosgiel Rug / "A' AE' 00" / MADE AT MOSGIEL MILLS / DUNEDIN / NEW ZEALAND"

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 1950 W 1500 D 2mm (L 76 3/4 W 59 1/16 D 1/16")

Collection

Solent Collection

Credit Line

The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)

Object Type

Blanket/Bedding/02 Furnishings/Nomenclature

Object number

2004.545

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