Bag; [?]; 20th century; 2010.552
BagAbout this object
Bag; a rectangular leather bag with narrow flap covering the opening, which is secured with a padlock on a metal loop. Inscribed on one side of the bag: '[illegible]... Son / Saw Mill'.
Supposedly related to Andrew Sharpe Ltd, Sawmillers and Box Manufacturers (1919-1960). Possibly a wages bag.
Along with the leather bag is a cotton bag of the same shape printed: 'This bag is property of Bank of New Zealand, The Dominions largest trading bank'.
20th centuryPlace Made
processed material, leather; processed material, textile; processed material, metal.Inscription and Marks
Handwritten on leather bag: '[illegible]... son / Saw Mill'
Printed on cotton bag: 'THIS BAG IS / PROPERTY OF / BANK OF / NEW ZEALAND / THE DOMINION'S LARGEST / TRADING BANK'
1. l 310mm x w 205mm
2. l 345mm x w 243mm
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"Object Type