Tins, gramophone needle; J Stead & Co Ltd; [?]; CT77.207e
Tins, gramophone needleAbout this object
Gramophone needle tins; two tins of Songster Needles for playing gramophone records. The tins are printed in blue and gold with 'Songster Needles' and an image of a bird sitting, singing on a branch. Both tins still contain needles. These were manufactured in Sheffield, England by J Stead and Co Ltd.Maker
processed material, metal;
processed material, paper.
Printed on the lid of tin 1: '200 / MEDIUM / TONE / SONGSTER / REG / NEEDLES / USE ONCE ONLY / SHEFFIELD MANUFACTURE' and on the lid of tin 2: 'AVERAGE QUANTITY / 200 / SOFT / TONE / SONGSTER / REG / NEEDLES / USE ONCE ONLY / SHEFFIELD MANUFACTURE'Measurements
h 12mm x l 49mm x w 36mmSubject and Association Keywords
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"Object Type