Box, Money box, New Zealand Post Office Savings Bank; R.H. Burman Limited; 1924-...

Name/Title

Box, Money box, New Zealand Post Office Savings Bank

About this object

A New Zealand Post Office Savings Bank money box donated to us by local orchardist Graeme Johnson.

Maker

R.H. Burman Limited

Date Made

1924-1940

Period

1920s

Place Made

Europe, United Kingdom, England, West Midlands, Birmingham

Medium and Materials

processed materials, metal, alloy, steel
processed materials, metal, copper

Inscription and Marks

First copper disc is embossed with the New Zealand Coat of Arms. The second copper disc is embossed with the words 'NEW ZEALAND POST OFFICE SAVINGS BANK'.
The following text is stamped on top of the box: 'Richardson McCabe & Co, Wellington, Sole Agent for New Zealand R.H. Burman Ltd'.
The number '83076' is stamped on the handle. On the slot side the text 'Coins and Bank Notes'.

Measurements

h 65 mm x w 95 mm x 50 mm

Object Type

containers

Object number

RX.1982.26

Copyright Licence  

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