Apron; [?]; [?]; 2010.31
ApronAbout this object
Apron; a large apron, handmade from a sugar sack. The top and bottom edges have been covered with a strip of red and white tartan fabric. The ties have been made from scraps of purple, green and white floral fabric. On the front is sewn a large pocket of blue and white geometric-patterned fabric and on the back at the top hem is a loop for hanging. On the back of the apron, printed text from the sugar bag is visible: "New Zealand Sugar Company, Pure Cane Sugar, 70lbs, Auckland"Maker
processed material, textile, sacking;
processed material, textile.
Printed in black on the reverse: 'NEW ZEALAND SUGAR COMPANY / PURE / CANE / SUGAR / 70lbs / AUCKLAND'Measurements
h 730mm x l 880mmSubject and Association Keywords
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"