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ID number ART26520
Title Rubber industry activities, Changi
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Griffin, Murray (Artist)
Place made Singapore: Changi
Date made 1943
Medium pen and blue ink and wash over pencil on paper
Measurement Overall: 50 x 36.8 cm

Description

A. Patching clothes with latex.
B. Press to stick rubber soles on boots
C. Cutting and trimming rubber soles.
Latex is the pure rubber as tapped from the rubber tree. For the purposes shown here, it was mixed with an anti-coagulant.

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