ID numberART25096
Collection typeArt
TitleChangi footwear industry: making soles
MeasurementOverall: 49.9 x 36.9 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerGriffin, Murray
Place madeSingapore: Changi
Date made1943
Physical descriptionbrush and brown ink and wash over pencil on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionSeries of drawings showing steps in manufacture of footwear for prisoners of war from powdering and mixing ingredients to pouring into moulds. The prisoners in Changi established a workshop within the camp to produce most items, such as shoes, artificial limbs, cooking equipment, needed by the men.