Inkstand ; [?]; c1930; CT83.1568j

Name/Title

Inkstand

About this object

Inkstand; hand-made circa 1930 at Purakauiti School. The stand is constructed of overlapping pieces of supple-jack wired together at the corners.

A rectangular wooden base supports the inkstand's three square compartments and a full-length, narrow tray along the front. Two of the compartments have been lined with red fabric, gathered along the top edge and stitched to the supple-jack.

Maker

[?]

Maker Role

Maker

Date Made

c1930

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, The Catlins, Purakauiti

Medium and Materials

processed material, wood
processed material, metal
processed material, textile

Measurements

h 34mm x l 188mm x w 102mm
Small

Subject and Association Keywords

technology, handicrafts, homecrafts

Subject and Association Keywords

education (general)

Credit Line

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

Object Type

occupation-based equipment

Object number

CT83.1568j

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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