Heritage item of the week: printing plate

This week’s heritage item is a printing plate. On the front are the factory name, number and produce. This plate would have been used to print labels onto cheese crates with ink, using a stamping handle which connected to the plate.

If you know more about this item 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 2011.022.9.


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