Production date
Circa 1971
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.
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Production date
Circa 1971
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It is thought this tray was produced to commemorate the commencement of the mining of iron sands at Waipipi in 1971.
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