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Object Name Converter
Description Small red and white card that converts decimal currency. Between the two pieces of card are three circles of card attached with brass studs. The circles can be moved to show the amount in imperial currency of pounds, shillings and pence in small windows at the top of the converter and in the small windows at the botton the corresponding demical amount is shown.

In the white band across the middle is "Hume Industries (NZ) ltd. below that is "Decimal Currency Converter" in white on red border. On the other side there is information about the South island branches in cluding the Timaru branch.
Date 1967
Catalogue Number 2012/144.14
Dimensions W-10.5 L-5 cm