Toy, paratrooper; CT77.228


Toy, paratrooper

About this object

Paratrooper toy; a plastic figurine depicting a paratrooper. Painted red, silver and black.

This toy supposedly washed up on the beach, along with many others, after the wreck of the SS Manuka, 16 December 1929.

Medium and Materials

processed material, synthetic, plastic


h 60mm x l 125mm x w 50mm

Subject and Association Keywords

military science, war

Subject and Association Keywords

the family. marriage. women, children. child development

Credit Line

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

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