Basin, wash; CT83.1588h


Basin, wash

About this object

Wash basin; a white, enamel wash basin. Used by patients at Nurse Dunlop's private maternity home, Owaka.

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal
processed material, glass, enamel

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on basin in vivid: "Mother's basin while in bed used in / Nurse Dunlop's Private Maternity Home / 15 Royal Terrace, / Owaka", "Gift of M D Keith Niece of Nurse Dunlop 15 Royal Terrace, Owaka / Last Private Nursing Home / closed".


h 110mm x di 335mm

Subject and Association Keywords

medicine, nursing

Subject and Association Keywords

public aspects of medicine, public health. hygiene. preventive medicine, personal health and hygiene

Credit Line

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

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