Stencil, Mataura Whey Butter; unknown maker; 1910-1920; MT2012.32

Name/Title

Stencil, Mataura Whey Butter

About this object

Stencil; a copper stencil used by the Mataura Dairy Factory to brand its whey butter.

Maker

unknown maker

Maker Role

Tinsmith

Date Made

1910-1920

Place Made

New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Mataura

Medium and Materials

Processed materials, metal, copper
Organic materials, wood, chipboard
Organic materials, wood , paper

Inscription and Marks

On both stand and template, within a six sided shape 'WHEY / BUTTER / NEW ZEALAND PRODUCE / MATAURA / REGd No 38 / 56 LB NET'

Measurements

Template l 280mm x w 260mm
Stand l 300mm x w 260mm x d 90mm
medium

Subject and Association Keywords

industry/mataura dairy factory

Credit Line

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

Object Type

dairy equipment

Object number

MT2012.32

Copyright Licence  

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