Hei Tiki [TEAL]

Tasman Empire Airways Limited, Commissioned by

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Maker and Role
Tasman Empire Airways Limited, Commissioned by
Production Date
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.
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
Credit Line
Tasman Empire Airways Limited. 1940-1965. Hei Tiki [TEAL], 2006.194. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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