Heritage item of the week: Royal bouquet

This week’s heritage item is a framed colour photograph of a bouquet of yellow roses. The bouquet was presented to Queen Elizabeth II by Joyce Maule in Patea in January 1954. The bouquet was made by Mrs Fleet and bequeathed to the Museum in 1987. If you know more information about this artefact that would be useful for our catalogue, contact the museum on 0800 111 323 or museum@stdc.govt.nz, Aotea Utanganui Museum of South Taranaki Heritage Collection, reference 1987.056.1.


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