Flour bags (2); The Crown Milling Co. Limited; Unknown; CR1981.162.3

Name/Title

Flour bags (2)

About this object

Crown Brand flour bags. One large for fifty pounds of flour and the other smaller for twenty five pounds of flour. Printed with Crown Milling Co. Ltd logo.

Maker

The Crown Milling Co. Limited

Maker Role

Miller

Date Made

Unknown

Place Made

New Zealand, Otago, Dunedin

Medium and Materials

Textile, cotton

Inscription and Marks

THE CROWN MILLING CO LIMITED
CROWN BRAND FLOUR
DUNEDIN
With a crown in the centre and two sheaves of wheat on either side, tied with a ribbon on which is written CROWN ROLLER FLOUR MILLS
Written between BRAND and FLOUR
a - 25 lbs NET
b - 50 lbs NET
The colours are red, blue and yellow.

Measurements

a - L 455mm x W 340mm
B - L 595mm x W 420mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Food container

Subject and Association Keywords

Container

Subject and Association Keywords

Advertising

Subject and Association Keywords

Textiles

Collection

Articles from the estate of Mrs E Orr

Credit Line

From the Collection of the Cromwell Museum

Object Type

Containers

Object number

CR1981.162.3

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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