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Object Detail


Anchor butter wrapper. Plain sheet of paper measuring 27 x 19 cm with red and blue label. There are basically four sections to this label. The main central section bears the following text in red and blue: " UNSALTED Anchor NEW ZEALAND PURE CREAMERY BUTTER 1 lb NET(454g)" Three small anchors accompany this text.The same text is repeated twice - but with only one anchor. The following text is at one end (upside down when viewed flat): "EXPORTED BY NEW ZEALAND DAIRY BOARD WELLINGTON NEW ZEALAND". Was wrapped around a block of wood and used as a display prop emulating a block of butter. In fair condition - numerous creases where paper was folded around block. Also discolouration has occured where paper has been exposed to light. Remnant traces of clear sellotape evident. Unknown maker.
Maker
Unknown Manufacturer
Primary Maker
Unknown Manufacturer
Department
Archives
Media/Materials
Paper
Printing Ink/Ink
Subject Category
Collection
Accession No
A96.428

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