Tin, treacle; New Zealand Sugar Co Ltd (Chelsea Sugar Refinery); [?]; CT81.1518a

Name/Title

Tin, treacle

About this object

Treacle tin; a cylindrical, treacle tin with press-on lid. The tin is printed green, silver and red, and reads: "New Zealand Sugar Co Ltd, Treacle, Made from cane sugar only". Made in Auckland by the New Zealand Sugar Co Ltd, at the Chelsea Sugar Refinery.

Maker

New Zealand Sugar Co Ltd (Chelsea Sugar Refinery)

Maker Role

Maker

Date Made

[?]

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, North Island, Auckland

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal

Inscription and Marks

Printed: "NEW ZEALAND SUGAR CO LTD / TREACLE / MADE FROM CANE SUGAR ONLY / MADE AND PACKED IN THE COMPANY'S REFINERY / 2lbs / nett / AUCKLAND / CANE BRAND"

Measurements

h 96mm x di 100mm
Small

Subject and Association Keywords

technology, home economics, cookery

Credit Line

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

Object Type

Container

Object number

CT81.1518a

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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