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kit, sewing

Object / Artefact › History
  • Other titles
    • hussif / housewife, WW1 (descriptive name)
    • 10/2636 Private Thomas Albert Harwood, Second Batt., Wellington Infantry Regiment, NZEF (associated name)
  • Description
    housewife or hussif associated with 10/2636 Private Thomas Albert Harwood, Second Batt., Wellington Infantry Regiment
    homemade roll-up cotton [calico] sewing kit with embroidered edging in red; four pockets; empty
  • Place
  • Other Number
    2016.1.3
  • Accession number
    2016.1.3
  • Accession date
    19 January 2016
  • Collection area
  • Item count
    1
  • Record richness
sewing, hussif
sewing, hussif

Artefact

  • Credit
    Collection of Auckland Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira, 2016.1.3 Gift of the Harwood family
  • Event
    1914-1918
    WW1
    28 July 1914 – 11 November 1918
  • Person
  • Production
    not researched (maker)
    [Taranaki]New Zealand
    [1915]
    World War 1, 1914-18, Wars
  • Consists of
    0 - Whole › calico
  • Dimensions
    • 0 - Whole length : 655mm
    • 0 - Whole width : 161mm
  • Classification
    military (Level 1)
    › personal gear (Level 2)
    › kit, sewing (Level 3)
  • Record created
    4 March 2016

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