Scrapbook, textiles; Keith, Moira Dunlop (Mrs); c1980s; 2011.1


Owaka Museum and Catlins Information Centre Wahi Kahuika - the Meeting Place – a rest on your journey.


Scrapbook, textiles

About this object

Scrapbook; a scrapbook of textiles compiled by Moira Dunlop Keith. Samples of different textile fabrics have been fixed to the pages of an old wallpaper samples book.

Below many of the samples are handwritten notes identifying the type of material, what it was used for, and occasionally a corresponding date. For example: "flannel petticoat, 1912 era"; "Winceyette, baby gowns"; "Men's and boys pyjama material"; "Moroccan Crepe, 1950".


Keith, Moira Dunlop (Mrs, nee Ross)

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Date Made


Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, The Catlins, Owaka

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper
processed material, textile
processed material, metal
processed material, synthetic, plastic


h 53mm x l 422mm x w 250mm

Subject and Association Keywords

museums. collectors and collecting

Subject and Association Keywords

technology, handicrafts, homecrafts

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

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