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

Copyright Licence  

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