Name/TitleSewing bag and contents
About this objectSewing bag and contents; a mottled blue, felt bag with two short, plaited felt handles. Each side of the bag is decorated with applied felt flowers in pink and yellow. The bag is dated 1938.
The bag contains many scraps of fabric; a plastic shoe horn; a matchbox; a baby's shoe and socks; a thin belt; an unfinished, ladies hat dated 1938; a table mat with pink tassels on each side and a pink brassiere with hook clasp, pink ribbon straps and pink and green ornamentation on the front.
Medium and Materialsprocessed material, textile, felt; processed material, textile; processed material, paper, cardboard.
Measurementsh 210mm x l 450mm x w 200mm (of bag only)
Subject and Association Keywordstechnology, handicrafts, homecrafts
Credit LineFrom the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".