Tribute: Koala Toy

One stuffed toy koala wearing a brown jacket and hat. The koala is wrapped in clear plastic sealed with brown packing tape. A folded notecard with the words "In Sympathy" has been placed within the package in front of the koala. There is handwriting within the notecard but this cannot be read without opening the package.
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Placed at: Botanical Gardens/Christchurch Central/Christchurch: 15 Mar 2019-30 Apr 2019
Canterbury Museum was offered the chance to take a small selection of toys from amongst the Christchurch mosque attack tributes before the rest were distributed to children in the city's Muslim community.
Measurement (HxWxD): 320 x 210 x 120mm
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