Tin, shortening; Abels Limited; 20th century; CT81.1555n

Name/Title

Tin, shortening

About this object

Shortening tin; a large, cylindrical tin with press-on lid. The tin is silver with blue and white text reading: "Especially for frying, Chefade Shortening" along with an image of a chef holding a cooked chicken.

Maker

Abels Limited

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

20th century

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, North Island, Auckland

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal

Inscription and Marks

Printed on tin: "ESPECIALLY / FOR FRYING / Chefade / SHORTENING"

Measurements

h 140mm x di 103mm
Small

Subject and Association Keywords

technology, home economics, cookery

Credit Line

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

Object Type

Container

Object number

CT81.1555n

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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