Gear Meat Company :James Gear Wellington. Roast mutton. [Can label. 1900-1920?]
Reference Number: Eph-F-MEAT-Gear-001-1
The left side shows a list of tinned meats, and a woolly sheep. The right side shows an arrangement of various texts and letterings, with a crest of His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh, and the words "Patronised by the Duke of Edinburgh". There is also a logo for the Sydney International Exhibition in 1879, and the Melbourne International Exhibition of 1880, at which Gear Meat won prizes. There are instructions to clean off below the rim and push the meat out as from a mould tin in one unbroken piece, and to slice with a sharp knife.
1 image, categorised under Chromolithographs, Ephemera, Packaging and Advertising, related to N.S.W.) International Exhibition (1879 ; Sydney, Melbourne International Exhibition (1880-1881), Gear Meat Preserving and Freezing Company of New Zealand, Wellington City, Meat industry and trade - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Labels, Exhibitions - Australia, Trademarks, Borders, Ornamental (Decorative arts), Mutton and Sheep.
Gear Meat Company :Scrapbook of labels. 1890s-1920s]., Reference Number Eph-F-MEAT-Gear (35 digitised items)
Extent: 1 colour photo-mechanical print(s)Photolithograph, label for tin, 99 x 349 mm.. Horizontal imageEphemera
Historical Notes: Dated by labels reporting prizes in 1879 and 1880.
Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photographic copy where possible.
Other copies available: Colour transparency available in Ephemera Room.
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