Can, milk; A Harvey & Sons Ltd; [?]; 2011.20
Can, milkAbout this object
Milk can; a ten gallon milk can with separate lid and two short handles at the sides. A maker's plate is attached to one side and is embossed: "A Harvey & Sons Ltd, Auckland". Also attached is a metal tag embossed: "The Co-Op Dairy Co of Otago Ltd, Dunedin, J M Cooper, Owaka".
This kind of can was filled with fresh milk at dairies, for delivery by rail and road.
processed material, metalInscription and Marks
Maker's plate: "A HARVEY & SONS LTD / TRADE / RV / MARK REG / AUCKLAND"
Embossed on tag: "THE CO-OP DAIRY CO / OF OTAGO / DUNEDIN / J M COOPER / OWAKA".
h 550mm x di 320mm (approximately)
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