New Zealand Railways :New Zealand railferries. Wellington - Picton - Wellington [Deck of playing cards. ca 1975].

Date
1975
By
New Zealand Railways
Ref
Eph-F-GAMES-1975-02
Description

A pack of cards with the back featuring the interisland ferry "Aratika" near a coastline.

The court cards in the pack are Maori figures:

King = Ariki

Queen = Ariki Tapairu

Jack = Rangatira

Photograph of 'Aratika' shows the ship before its 1976 refit.

Other Titles - Rail ferries

Quantity: 1 deck of cards.

Physical Description: Photolithgraphs on cards 90 x 56 mm, in clear plastic case, 97 x 67 x 20 mm.

Provenance: Donated by the Esson family in 2014.

Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Curator required
Format
1 deck of cards, Ephemera, Offset photomechanical prints, Playing cards, Ethnographic illustrations, Marines (Visual works), Photolithgraphs on cards 90 x 56 mm, in clear plastic case, 97 x 67 x 20 mm.
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