Crates, Egg; Unknown maker; 1935; HP.05P1019

Name/Title

Crates, Egg

About this object

This is an egg crate that was donated by the Gange Sisters. The crate can hold up to 72 eggs and was used to transport hen eggs from the farm to MacGibbon's grocer for sale.

Maker

Unknown maker

Maker Role

Maker

Date Made

1935

Period

1930s

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, Northland, Whangerei

Medium and Materials

organic, vegetal, wood
inorganic, metal

Inscription and Marks

On back side of the crate, in hand written black marked: 'MacGibbon Gore'

Measurements

l 595 mm x w 310 mm x d 70 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Agriculture

Object Type

containers

Object number

HP.05P1019

Copyright Licence  

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Tags
1930s
Agriculture

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