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key, presentation

Object / Artefact › History
  • Other titles
    Opening Central Infants School, Palmerston Nth, 6.8.21 (descriptive name)
  • Description
    presentation key: Opening of Palmerston North Central Infants School, 6.8.1921 : presented to Hon. CJ Parr, CMG
    form: 9 carat gold plated metal presentation key with architectural gothic style finial and inscriptions to both sides of finial. Inscribed one side "Pres. to Hon. C.J.Parr. C.M.G" on the other "On the occasion of his opening the Central Infants School / Palmerston Nth / 6.8.21".
  • Place
  • Other Number
    col.3286, 1988.178, col.2382.77, 13712
  • Accession number
    1988.178
  • Accession date
    3 August 1988
  • Collection area
  • Item count
    1
  • Record richness
key, presentation
key, presentation

Artefact

  • Credit
    collection of Auckland Museum, Tamaki Paenga Hira, 1988, 1988.178, col.3286
  • Notes
    Presentation key: "Pres. to Hon. C.J.Parr. C.M.G" on the other "On the occasions of his opening the Central Infants School/Palmerston Nth/6.8.21". Circa 1920."
  • Event
    6 August 1921
    Opening of Palmerston North Central Infants School
  • Person
  • Place
  • Date
    Circa 1920
    2 July 1915 to 1 July 1925
  • Subject category
  • Collection
  • Production
    unknown (jeweller)
    Circa 1920
    George V (1910 - 1936), House of Windsor, English reign
  • Signature/marks
    • PRES. TO HON. C.J.PARR. C.M.G. / ON THE OCCASION OF HIS OPENING THE CENTRAL INFANTS SCHOOL/PALMERSTON NTH/6.8.21  (presentation inscription)
    • 9CT/NDS  (maker's mark)
  • Consists of
    0 - Whole › gold plate
    9 carat gold plated metal presentation key
  • Dimensions
    • 0 - Whole height (precise) : 78mm
      (col.card)
      (78 mm x 26 mm x 10mm (h x w x d))
    • width : 26mm
    • depth : 10mm
  • Classification
    Chenhall Nomenclature (Nomenclature)
    › 08 Communication Artifacts (Category)
    › Personal Symbols (Classification)
    › Achievement Symbols (Sub-classification)
    › Award (Primary Term)
    › Piece, Presentation (Secondary Term)
  • Classification Documents
    nomenclature
    Revised Nomenclature for Museum Cataloging (Primary Title)
    A Revised and Expanded Version of Robert G. Chenhall's System for Classifying Man-Made Objects. (Other Title)
    Robert Chenhall
    Nashville/Tennessee/USA  (Place of Publication)  (nomenclature)
  • Record created
    2 July 1998

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