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Stencil, Mataura Whey Butter; unknown maker; 1910-1920; MT2012.32

Stencil, Mataura Whey Butter; unknown maker; 1910-1920; MT2012.32
Name/Title
Stencil, Mataura Whey Butter
About this object
Stencil; a copper stencil used by the Mataura Dairy Factory to brand its whey butter.
Maker Role
Tinsmith
Date Made
1910-1920
Medium and Materials
Processed materials, metal, copper
Organic materials, wood, chipboard
Organic materials, wood , paper

Inscription and Marks
On both stand and template, within a six sided shape 'WHEY / BUTTER / NEW ZEALAND PRODUCE / MATAURA / REGd No 38 / 56 LB NET'
Measurements
Template l 280mm x w 260mm
Stand l 300mm x w 260mm x d 90mm
medium

Subject and Association Keywords
industry/mataura dairy factory
Credit Line
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.
Object Type
dairy equipment
Object number
MT2012.32

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