Press, embossing; unknown maker; [?]; MT2000.166.1

Name/Title

Press, embossing

About this object

Embossing Press used by the Mataura Borough Council to impress its seal on paper. The Mataura Borough Council merged into the Gore District Council in 1989.

Maker

unknown maker

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

[?]

Place Made

[?]

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal, alloy, steel
processed material, metal, alloy, copper alloy, brass
processed material, metal, lead

Inscription and Marks

The lead seal produces an emboseed pattern with an image of Mataura's original suspension bridge and the words: 'BOROUGH OF MATAURA'.

Measurements

l 260mm x w 135mm x h 280mm
medium

Subject and Association Keywords

mataura borough council

Credit Line

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

Object Type

equipment

Object number

MT2000.166.1

Copyright Licence  

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