Hei Tiki [TEAL]

Tasman Empire Airways Limited, Commissioned by

1940-1965
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Maker and Role
Tasman Empire Airways Limited, Commissioned by
Production Date
1940-1965
Description
A Tiki with backing card. Tiki was made from dark green plastic with red printed eyes. A ribbon to hang Tiki from is included and looped through hole in the tiki's forehead and knotted at the top. Has inscription on back which was included in the plastic mould.
Collection
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Synthetic/Plastic
Processed Material/Synthetic/Plastic/Polyester
Processed Material/Paper
Signature/Marks and Type
FLY / TEAL / new zealand's / airline / in the / south pacific Embossed
Accession No
2006.194
Credit Line
Tasman Empire Airways Limited. 1940-1965. Hei Tiki [TEAL], 2006.194. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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