Kōrero: Contraception and sterilisation

Samoa condom (5 o 6)

Samoa condom

The 'Samoa' condom of the 1970s came in 'South Sea color'. A similar-coloured condom of the time was the 'Tahiti'. Marketers of condoms in this period often used imagery that evoked romantic holidays in the sun.

Courtesy of Family Planning, Dame Margaret Sparrow Collection

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Photograph by Marguerite Hill

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Jane Tolerton, 'Contraception and sterilisation - Early 20th-century methods', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/object/26976/samoa-condom (accessed 17 October 2021)

He kōrero nā Jane Tolerton, i tāngia i te 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 7 Dec 2018