Uniform Jacket [Tasman Empire Airways Limited]

Tasman Empire Airways Limited, Commissioned by;  David Jones Limited, Designer; 

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Maker and Role
Tasman Empire Airways Limited, Commissioned by
David Jones Limited, Designer
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TEAL Khaki Summer Stewardess Jacket. Khaki, 3-buttoned, single-breasted tunic with pointed lapel. Buttons are gold-coloured with TEAL logo of "TEA" intertwined in crest and wings coming out from either side. Buttons are attached with metal clip. Black epaulettes on each shoulder with a narrow white band going across it close to the shoulder. The other end is secured with a TEAL button, 2 pockets - one on each side. On the left hand chest is a TEAL pin (may not be original to the tunic). It is a black crest with 'T' and 'A' intertwined with one gold wing. It is attached by a piece of yellow wire. Grey lining throughout the interior.
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Tasman Empire Airways Limited et al. 1949-1956. Uniform Jacket [Tasman Empire Airways Limited], 2004.439. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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