Book Cover, Māori Design; Unknown maker; 1920-1930; WY.0000.337

Name/Title

Book Cover, Māori Design

About this object

This is a suede book cover with a Māori inspired design featuring a whare. Souvenirs with this design were sold in the Wyndham Trading Company Store.

Maker

Unknown maker

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1920-1930

Period

1920s

Place Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

organic, processed material, animal, skin, mammal skin, leather, suede
inorganic, processed material, pigment

Inscription and Marks

Engraved at the top of the writing case: 'MAORI . WHARE .NZ.'.

Measurements

h 285 mm x w 480 mm x d 15 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Art and Design

Subject and Association Keywords

Business and Retail

Subject and Association Keywords

Communication (including Diaries and Letters)

Subject and Association Keywords

Māori

Object Type

accessories

Object number

WY.0000.337

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