Cabinet; [?]; [?]; 2011.32

Name/Title

Cabinet

About this object

Cabinet; a wooden cabinet, raised on four legs. Hand-made from the wood of Shell Motor Spirit packing cases.

Maker

[?]

Maker Role

Maker

Date Made

[?]

Place Made

[?]

Medium and Materials

organic, vegetal, wood

Inscription and Marks

Printed on wood of top side: "THE SHELL CO OF NEW ZEALAND LTD / SHELL / 8 IMP GALLS / MOTOR SPIRIT / HIGHLY INFLAMMABLE / CASE MADE OF NEW ZEALAND TIMBER"

Printed on wood of back: Case and Tins / Made in New Zealand / Shell / MOTOR SPIRIT / THE SHELL CO OF NEW ZEALAND LTD".

Measurements

h 740mm x l 415mm x w 265mm
Large

Subject and Association Keywords

technology, handicrafts, homecrafts

Credit Line

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

Object Type

furniture

Object number

2011.32

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