Tray; Ross, Alan (Mr); 1929; CT80.1216d
TrayAbout this object
Tray; a tray hand-made in 1929 by Alan Ross, for his Mother's birthday. Alan made the tray at school in Purakauiti.
The tray consists of a rectangular wooden base decorated in punch marks with the words: "BIRTHDAY 1929 GREETINGS". This is edged with strips of supple-jack, wired together at the corners.
processed material, woodInscription and Marks
Punched into tray: "BIRTHDAY / 1929 / GREETINGS"Measurements
h 47mm x w 520mm x l 352mm
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"Object Type