Catalogue Number
Brief Description
One high chest of twelve shallow wooden drawers each with two wooden handles.Two hinged flaps either side lock to prevent drawers from opening. Used for medicines and instruments. Brought to Canterbury, New Zealand, on board the 'Charlotte Jane' in December 1850 by Dr Alfred Charles Barker, grandfather of depositor.
Production Date
Circa 1850
Associated Person
Associated Notes
Dr Alfred Charles Barker, Surgeon, storage
Collecting Unit
Current Rights


To order a copy of this image please contact Canterbury Museum

Unless otherwise stated, or an author is acknowledged, Canterbury Museum holds copyright to all information on Collections Online. All efforts have been made to trace copyright holders. Please contact the Museum with any queries on this matter

The information on this page was created from historic documentation and may not reflect the best available knowledge about the item. If you have information or questions about the objects on this website, please contact us. Images may be subject to copyright laws and are therefore not of reproduction quality.