Box, trinket; Collins Beaumont, E; 1956; CT00.3041

Name/Title

Box, trinket

About this object

Trinket box; a small box, handmade from recycled Christmas and birthday cards. The cardboard has been covered with soft plastic and the edges sealed and joined with blanket stitch in blue thread.

This was apparently made by E Collins Beaumont, as a birthday gift for a 10 year old, 1956.

Maker

Collins Beaumont, E

Maker Role

Maker

Date Made

1956

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper, cardboard
processed material, synthetic, plastic
processed material, textile

Measurements

h 120mm x l 125mm x w 122mm
Small

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

Container

Object number

CT00.3041

Copyright Licence  

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