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Title Box
Production Unknown (cabinetmaker), 1905, New Zealand
Materials cedar, brass, paper, organic material
Classification boxes, souvenirs
Dimensions Overall: 145mm (Height) x 190mm (Width) x 200mm (Depth)
Credit line Acquisition details unknown
Registration number GH002593

Wooden box.   Made from Australian Cedar from a spar from the "Grafton" wrecked at Carnley Harbour, Auckland islands, January 3, 1864. Has a hinged lid with brass handle.

The spar was used as a stud for the house in which the castaways lived for 20 months.

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