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Object Detail


A commemorative tray made of clear epoxy resin mixed with iron sand for effect. " WAIPIPI IRON SANDS LIMITED / DEC 8 1971 " is embossed with gold foil in the top half of the resin tray. The bottom surface is lined with white plastic with green felt dots affixed in each corner. " N.Z. PATENT / APPLICATION No / 160116 " is printed in purple ink on a white adhesive label affixed to the bottom surface of the tray at centre.
Production Date
Circa 1971
Credit Line
It is thought this tray was produced to commemorate the commencement of the mining of iron sands at Waipipi in 1971.
Accession No
PA2004.143

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