Machine thread manufacture, Changi camp
|Title||Machine thread manufacture, Changi camp|
|Maker||Griffin, Murray (Artist)|
|Place made||Singapore: Changi|
|Medium||brush and brown ink and wash over pencil, heightened with white on paper|
|Measurement||Overall: 46.8 x 36.2 cm|
Sketch showing improvised machine for manufacturing cotton thread from Japanese Army issue socks. The prisoners in Changi established a workshop within the camp to produce most items, such as shoes, clothing, artificial limbs, cooking equipment, needed by the men.