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Trophy [Catlins Centenary Blade Shearing Championship]; [?]; 1966; CT08.4857

Trophy [Catlins Centenary Blade Shearing Championship]; [?]; 1966; CT08.4857
Name/Title
Trophy [Catlins Centenary Blade Shearing Championship]
About this object
Trophy; a large, silver trophy cup on a black base, awarded in 1966 to Harry Andrews for shearing. The cup is engraved: 'CATLINS CENTENNARY[sic] / Blades Championship / 1966 / HARRY ANDREWS'.
Harry was a shearer and farmed at the head of the Glenomaru Valley. He was one of a very large family.

Maker
[?]
Date Made
1966
Place Made
[?]
Medium and Materials
processed material, metal, silver; processed material, synthetic, plastic.
Inscription and Marks
Engraved: 'CATLINS CENTENNARY[sic] / Blades Championship / 1966 / HARRY ANDREWS'


Measurements
h 170mm x l 190mm x w 120mm
Small

Subject and Association Keywords
agriculture, animal culture, sheep. wool
Credit Line
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".
Object Type
award
Object number
CT08.4857
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