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Trunk Trunk
Rectangular metal trunk painted black, with hinged lid. There is an oval brass plaque riveted to the top of the lid. On the right and left sides of the box are two black painted hinged metal handles with back mounting plates. The metal handle on the left has been replaced by a make-shift coiled-wire handle. In the middle front of the lid is a brass hinged clasp, with corresponding lock and keyhole on the trunk. The inside of the trunk is painted pink, and has two strap stays, affixed to the trunk by two metal loops in the lid and two metal loops on the inside sides of the trunk.

Manufactured by Newton, Shakespeare & Co Birmingham, England.
Trunk Trunk
Rectangular metal trunk, painted with faux wood effect, with hinged lid. The front and rear of the lid and base of the trunk are curved. The lid is dented, and there are ten prominent rivet heads. On the right and left sides of the trunk are two hinged metal handles with back mounting plates, painted tan, and there is a paper label on the left. On the front of the trunk are three clasps and latches, the outer two are painted black, the middle latch is brass and has a lock. Underneath the lock are brackets for a metal handle. Distinguishing features include the three lots of parallel vertical ridges that encircle the trunk, and four ridged feet protruding at the sides of the bottom of the trunk. The interior of the trunk is painted tan. Globe brand, manufactured in Australia. Includes inside the trunk two newspaper clippings "Union Line Wellington" and "Royal Oak Hotel".
Labels on the trunk indicate that it was used as a luggage trunk on trips overseas.
Trunk Trunk
Rectangular metal trunk painted brown and black, with hinged lid. The lid has two hinges. On the right and left undersides of the lip of the trunk are two metal chest handles. At the front top of the lid, in the middle, is a clasp and backing plate, combined with a thin metal handle at the top edge. This aligns with the lock on the trunk, housed in a raised casing. There are two bolt locks at both sides of the front of the lid. Interior has a gold coloured finish.
Trunk Trunk
Rectangular metal trunk with wood reinforcements, painted tan, with hinged lid. The lid is reinforced with three wooden slats running horizontally across the lid, affixed with cleats. In the centre of the middle slat is a brass plate embossed with a maker's mark. On the right and left sides of the box are two metal handles with back mounting plates. The sides of the trunk are reinforced with a wooden slat running horizontally across the side, affixed with cleats. In the middle front of the lid are three hinged clasps, and on the front of the trunk are three latches and a central lock, aligning with the lid clasps. The two outer latches are joined by tubes to the central lock. The inside of the trunk is painted dark red.

Made in England by Jones Brothers & Co, Wolverhampton.
Trunk Trunk
Rectangular tin trunk with hinged lid. The lid has two butt hinges. The exterior of the trunk is painted off-white. The front and rear edges of the top of the lid, and base of the trunk, are curved. The lid is dented and slightly concave, and there are six prominent rivet heads. In the middle front of the lid is a hinged clasp. On the right and left sides of the trunk are two metal handles with back mounting plates. On the front of the trunk is a lock and latch, aligning with the lid clasp. Distinguishing features include the two vertical ridges that encircle the trunk, and four ridged feet protruding at the sides of the bottom of the trunk. The interior of the trunk is painted a deep red.

Manufactured by T.Garland, Wellington, New Zealand.
A3381.1
Trunk Trunk
Rectangular metal trunk, painted ochre and brown, with hinged lid. The front and rear edges of the top of the lid, and base of the trunk, are curved. The lid has six prominent rivet heads, and there the two vertical raised ridges that encircle the trunk. On the right and left sides of the turnk are two metal handles with back mounting plates, painted brown. In the middle front of the lid is a hinged clasp, and on the front of the trunk is a latch and lock, aligning with the lid clasp. The base of the trunk is reinforced with four metal straps, and painted black. The interior of the trunk is painted a red-brown.
A4478
Transparency, lantern slide; Landscapes and scenes in the North Island.
Box Of Lantern Slides, (11), B&W, Landscapes, Auckland, Wellington, Tauranga, Bay Of Islands, Captain Webby
Transactions and proceedings of the New Zealand Institute. Vol. 1-41
Available online through National Library of NZ; Later title: Transactions and proceedings of the Royal Society of New Zealand;
A973
Torch Torch
Torch, metal, "Winchester", made in USA.
NPM993.18.145
Torch Torch
Magnetlampe, German W.W.I. Magneto torch, with cord loop. Exterior painted grey.
A4353.1
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