Travel Bag [Teal]; Tasman Empire Airways Limited (New Zealand, estab. 1940, clos...


Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)


Travel Bag [Teal]

About this object

Grey/blue plastic travelling bag. Rectangular with top slightly smaller than the base on the outside edges. An adjustable shoulder strap is attached by a metal fastening at either end of the metal zipper that runs across the top. "TEAL" is written in large, white letters on the front and back. Underneath it is printed "NEW ZEALAND'S INTERNATIONAL AIRLINE" in blue. A snap on the handle has "Carr Aust" engraved on the underside. Inside there is a blue rectangular piece of plastic sewn to the bottom. Handwriting inside bag. What appears to be the residue of the TEAL logo (stylised bird) also appears on front and back.


Tasman Empire Airways Limited (New Zealand, estab. 1940, closed 1965)

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Place Made



L 360 W 220 D 135mm (L 14 3/16 W 8 11/16 D 5 5/16")


Solent Collection

Credit Line

The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)

Object Type

Bag/Containers/07 Distribution & Transportation Artifacts/Nomenclature

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