Open daily, 10am–5pm, Free

419 Great King Street Dunedin, New Zealand

All visitors 12 years old and over must show proof of full vaccination or verified medical exemption using My Vaccine Pass. More info

Wiper, Pen, F53.131

Physical Description

Pen wipe made from layers of fabric. A chicken wishbone forms the internal structure, with the top protuding through the fabric with a moulded animal face on it. Light blue fabric inside, black ?velvet on the exterior. Black fabric has white stitched decoration. Attached piece of paper with hand written verse "Once I was a merry thought / Belonging to a Hen / Now I am a little Slave / Made to wipe a Pen."

Provenance

Locality:

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 75 x 45 x 15mm

All Rights Reserved