Kōrero: Dutch

Wooden clog (2 o 3)

Wooden clog

Clogs were traditionally used by the Dutch as overshoes for working outside. This clog was one of a pair that Adriana Pieters may have brought with her for wearing on her husband’s farm in New Zealand.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Private collection, Swarbrick family
Photograph by Nancy Swarbrick

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Redmer Yska, 'Dutch - First arrivals', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/1951/wooden-clog (accessed 23 February 2020)

He kōrero nā Redmer Yska, i tāngia i te 8 Feb 2005, updated 12 May 2016