Interior, Swailes Printing Company

Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
An interior photograph of Swailes Printing Company Thackeray Street premises, Napier. The image depicts a Spirit Varnishing machine coating Bycrofts biscuit tin labels. A woman stands at the mouth of the machine collecting the coated prints as they come off the conveyor belt.

Photographer, Percy Sorrell.
Date, circa 1933.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph.
Height x Width: 160 x 206mm
Subject date
Circa 1933
Current rights
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 14314
Credit line
gifted by Keith Swailes
Other number(s)
14314, m2006/79/7, 83939

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