Tin, tobacco; Murray, Sons & Co (New Zealand) Ltd; [?]; 2010.42

Name/Title

Tin, tobacco

About this object

Tobacco tin; a rectangular tin with removable lid. The lid is yellow and printed in red with: 'Murray's Erinmore Flake'. Manufactured by Murray, Sons & Co Ltd of Auckland.

Maker

Murray, Sons & Co (New Zealand) Ltd

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

[?]

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, North Island, Auckland

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal.

Inscription and Marks

Printed in red on the lid: 'MURRAY'S / ERINMORE / FLAKE / TRADE MARK / MURRAY, SONS, & CO (NEW ZEALAND) LTD., AUCKLAND / VACUUM PACKED. TO OPEN LEVER HERE / NET WEIGHT WHEN PACKED 2 OZ/56.70 GRAMMES'

Measurements

h 26mm x l 96mm x w 57mm

Subject and Association Keywords

technology, manufactures, tobacco industry

Subject and Association Keywords

technology, manufactures, packaging

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

Object Type

Container

Object number

2010.42

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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