Board, chopping; Ballonoff Home Products; 1970s; 2010.424
Board, choppingAbout this object
Chopping board; a rectangular, metal kitchen board printed in green and blue with an advertisement for cinnamon. The text reads: 'Bangkok Bau / Brand / 100% Pure Ground / Cinnamon / We've Been Adding Spice To Life / Since 1867' and is decorated with images of a three-masted sailing ship, a tree and decorative borders.
The reverse is lined with cardboard and printed: 'Another Genuine Stove and Counter Mat, by Ballonoff...Ballonoff Home Products, Cleveland Ohio, Made in USA'
This board is part of a collection of kitchen products made by Ballonoff in the 1970s, imitating 1800s advertising material.
processed material, metal; processed material, paper, cardboard.Inscription and Marks
Printed: 'Bangkok Bau / Brand / 100% Pure Ground / Cinnamon / We've Been Adding Spice to Life / Since 1867'Measurements
l 505mm x w 430mm
technology, home economics, the houseCredit Line
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"Object Type