Pap Boat; unknown maker; 1890-1920; MT1998.154.7

Name/Title

Pap Boat

About this object

Pap boat; a white pottery pap boat with gold trim and a Red Cross emblem used for feeding infants and invalids with a soft-food mixture of bread cooked in milk.

Maker

unknown maker

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1890-1920

Period

1900s

Place Made

[?]

Medium and Materials

inorganic, processed materials, ceramic, porcelain

Inscription and Marks

Underneath: '92' (and a smudged stamp, unreadable, K---ing?).
On top: red cross symbol

Measurements

h 70mm x w 145mm x d 130mm
small

Subject and Association Keywords

domestic accessories

Subject and Association Keywords

household, kitchen items

Subject and Association Keywords

clubs/societies

Subject and Association Keywords

medicine/health

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.

Object Type

tableware

Object number

MT1998.154.7

Copyright Licence  

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