Paper, New Zealand Flax

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Pre 1838

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Paper made from New Zealand Flax circa 1830.

Multiple sheets of folded paper. Around the bundle is a piece of paper that reads: Paper made from New Zealand flax (phormium tenax), previous to 1838 on the front. Also handwritten is: Hawke's Bay Museum on the back.
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Paper made from flax, as well as regular wood pulp paper. Handwriting in both black and blue inks.
folded: Length x Width: 216 x 82mm
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