Sailor's sea chest, owned by George M. Parsons; George Parsons; 2005.132.1

Name/Title

Sailor's sea chest, owned by George M. Parsons

About this object

George Parsons served in the British Merchant Navy as a wireless operator/Radio Officer from 1926 until 1967. George Parson was first employed by the Radio Communications Company and in 1934 joined International Marine Radio Company until he retired.

Maker

George Parsons

Medium and Materials

Wood, 0 - Whole
Rope (unidentified)/Natural Fibre/Textile, 0 - Whole

Measurements

Length (mm): 810mm (2 11/16ft)
Width: 405mm (1 5/16ft)

Subject and Association Keywords

Mercantile Marine/[Shipping]

Subject and Association Keywords

Auckland/Auckland Region/New Zealand

Collection

Barry Parsons

Credit Line

Gift of Barry Parsons

Object Type

Object/History

Object number

2005.132.1

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