Dishwasher - PYE (Dishmaid)

Ultimate-Ekco New Zealand Company Limited, Manufacturer;  PYE Limited (NZ), Marketed by; 

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Maker and Role
Ultimate-Ekco New Zealand Company Limited, Manufacturer
PYE Limited (NZ), Marketed by
Production Date
PYE brand dishwasher in unused condition - original box, merchandising included. 1 - Dishwasher - white paint finished metal frame, glass door with silver coloured metal frame and handle, two trays and cutlery holder inside, clear plastic pipe strapped inside. Two knobs on bottom left corner, left knob offers options of EMPTY/ SHORT/ MEDIUM/ LONG/ FILL/, right offers options OFF and WASH. Brown paper tag at reverse stating use instructions for Drain Hose Connector, black metal plaque at reverse stating MANUFACTURED BY ULTIMATE EKCO (NZ) CO LTD, A MEMBER OF THE PYE GROUP OF COMPANIES, MODEL EEE, 230 VOLTS A.C. ONLY 1700 WATTS, PAT No. 131986/62, SERIAL No. 1684 2 - Cardboard box - original packaging, unpacking instructions at top, slogan of YOU CAN RELY ON PYE at top, 3 - Price label - thick cardboard, states price in dollars ($135.00) and pounds (£67-10-0) so can date time of sale to around 1967/1969 when change in currency took place. Label features PYE logo, statement 'Excitement are
Processed Material/Glass
Processed Material/Synthetic/Plastic
Processed Material/Metal
Processed Material/Paper/Cardboard
Processed Material/Paper/Cardboard
Processed Material/Paper
Processed Material/Paper
Signature/Marks and Type
PYE Maker's Mark
PYE Maker's Mark
Accession No
Credit Line
Ultimate-Ekco New Zealand Company Limited et al. 1967. Dishwasher - PYE (Dishmaid), 2007.12. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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