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Handmade Mah Jong set


This Mah Jong set and box was hand-crafted by Japanese prisoners of war at the Featherston POW camp during the Second World War. It was given to Jack Rapson, who served as a guard at the camp.


National Army Museum Te Mata Toa
Accession Number: 2006.902
Permission of the National Army Museum Te Mata Toa must be obtained before any reuse of this image.

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