Oatmeal bags (2); Wm. Reid & Sons Ltd.; Fleming & Company Ltd; Unknown; CR1981.1...

Name/Title

Oatmeal bags (2)

About this object

Two oatmeal bags. Both contain five lbs of oatmeal. a is made by Flemings and b by Reids.

Maker

Fleming & Company Ltd

Maker Role

Miller

Maker

Wm. Reid & Sons Ltd.

Maker Role

Miller

Date Made

Unknown

Place Made

New Zealand, Southland, Gore

Place Made

New Zealand, Otago, Arrowtown

Medium and Materials

Textile, cotton

Inscription and Marks

a - On front - 5lbs. Net
MEDIUM CUT
and a large thistle, on the flower 'Thistle Oatmeal', in the centre 'THISTLE BRAND HIGH GRADE PRODUCTS' , 'TRADE MARK REGISTERED', below,
FLEMING & COMPANY LTD
GORE, N.Z. On the back,
THISTLE OATMEAL.
"Prepared in the Creamoata Mills by Fleming & Company Limited, Gore, N.Z."
IS GOOD TO EAT

b - 5 LBS NET.
WM. REID & SONS LTD
OATMEAL
ARROWTOWN

Measurements

a - L 330mm x W 195mm
b - L 345mm x W 210mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Food container

Subject and Association Keywords

Container

Subject and Association Keywords

Textiles

Subject and Association Keywords

Advertising

Collection

Articles from the estate of Mrs E Orr

Credit Line

From the Collection of the Cromwell Museum

Object Type

Containers

Object number

CR1981.162.4

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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