Collar, weaning; [?]; [?]; 2011.270

Name/Title

Collar, weaning

About this object

Weaning collar; a metal and leather contraption, used to discourage calves from suckling. This is constructed of leather strapping with three large, metal spikes. The apparatus was strapped to a calf's head and neck.

Maker

[?]

Maker Role

Maker

Date Made

[?]

Place Made

[?]

Medium and Materials

processed material, leather
processed material, metal

Measurements

h 150mm x l 420mm x w 180mm
Medium

Subject and Association Keywords

agriculture, animal culture, cattle

Credit Line

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

Object Type

occupation-based equipment

Object number

2011.270

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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