Bag, New Zealand Sugar Company; New Zealand Sugar Company; 1920-1930; WY.1990.17...

Name/Title

Bag, New Zealand Sugar Company

About this object

This is 70lbs sugar cane bag from the New Zealand Sugar Company.

Established in 1884, the New Zealand Sugar is still operational today and is more commonly known as Chelsea Sugar.

Maker

New Zealand Sugar Company

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1920-1930

Period

1920s

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, North Island, Auckland

Medium and Materials

organic, processed material, vegetal, sisal, hessian

Inscription and Marks

Faded black print on front of sack: 'NEW ZEALAND SUGAR COMPANY
PURE
CANE
SUGAR
1A
WHITE REFINED
70LBS
AUCKLAND'

Measurements

h 755 mm x w 480 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Domestic Life (household chattels, food and drink)

Object Type

containers

Object number

WY.1990.177.1

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