BoxAbout this object
Box; a large, kauri box with hinged lid and metal clasp. The lid is painted in red with: "McNab & Whiting / Owaka". Inside the box are 18 bottles of brown glass, with rubber bungs; and one, cone-shaped ladle, hand-made from metal, with a long, curved handle.
Possibly used for collecting milk/cream samples.
organic, vegetal, wood
processed material, metal
processed material, glass
organic, vegetal, plant extract, latex, rubber
Painted on lid: "McNAB & WHITING / OWAKA"Measurements
h 170mm x l 415mm x w 234mm (box)
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"Object Type