Souvenir New Zealand tea towel; 00696


New Zealand Museum of the Everyday


Souvenir New Zealand tea towel

About this object

Souvenir New Zealand linen tea towel with various prints in natural tones. Prints include (from top to bottom): Red-crowned parakeet, Clematis, Manuka, Kaka Beak, New Zealand map, Tuatara, Kakapo, Tui, White Heron, and Kiwi. Maori carved figure panel and koru patterned panels frame most of the edges.

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Inscription and Marks

"NATURAL FLAX LINEN. © COPYRIGHT DESIGN. BY Derek Des: "FERN"." - small print along the lower edge


Overall: 800mm (H) x 510mm (W)

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Collection of the New Zealand Museum of the Everyday

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