Waistcoat; Te Ore Ore weavers; c. 1880s; 2003.5.1

Name/Title

Waistcoat

About this object

19thC waistcoat of dyed and natural woven harakeke with a cotton back and lining

Maker

Te Ore Ore weavers

Date Made

c. 1880s

Place Made

New Zealand

Medium and Materials

dyed (gentian violet) and natural harakeke (flax), cotton fabric

Measurements

570 x 980mm

Subject and Association Description

waistcoat made for Augustus Cave, an early Masterton settler, by the weavers of Te Ore Ore Marae

Collection

Wairarapa Cultural Trust Collection

Credit Line

gift of Mrs Barbara Nichols

Object Type

Waistcoat

Object number

2003.5.1

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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