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  • Other titles
    • NZ Suffrage Centennial Medal 1993 (descriptive name)
    • Vera Ellen RRC JP (associated name)
  • Description
    NZ Suffrage Centennial Medal 1993
    Awarded to Vera Ellen, QSM (2012) RRC, RNZNS
    boxed medal with ribbon & bow
    obverse: copper toned/ bronze medal with crowned effigy of Queen Elizabeth, surrounded by the words "ELIZABETHII DEI GRATIA GEGINA FID. DEF."
    reverse: fern frond and rose cutting tied at stems and encircling the words "1893 THE NEW ZEALAND SUFFRAGE CENTENNIAL 1993"
    Ribbon: purple / white / yellow / white / purple
  • Place
  • Other Number
    2001.25.318, 7500
  • Accession number
    2001.25.318
  • Accession date
    15 August 2001
  • Collection area
  • Item count
    1
  • Display location
    7C 24
  • Record richness
NZ Suffrage Centennial Medal 1993, 2001.25.318, photographer Danielle Lucas
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Artefact

  • Credit
    Collection of Auckland Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira, 2001.25.318 Brent Mackrell Collection
  • Notes
    NZ Suffrage Centennial Medal 1993
    Vera Ellen RRC JP

    Vera Ellen, RRC JP : RNZNC
    She was with the Royal New Zealand Nursing Corps (Territorial) from 1965 to 1975, retiring as Lieutenant Colonel (Principal Matron), 2nd Field (General) Hospital.
  • Event
    1993-2003
    New Zealand Women's Suffrage 100th Anniversary
  • Person
  • Place
  • Date
    1993
    1 January 1993 to 31 December 1993
  • Subject category
  • Collection
  • Production
    not researched
    Circa 1993
    Elizabeth II (1952 -), House of Windsor, English reign
  • Signature/marks
    DW  (medallist's initials)
  • Consists of
  • Dimensions
    • 2 - ribbon width : 32mm
    • 4 - box width : 105mm
    • 4 - box depth : 105mm
    • 3 - bow height : 36mm
    • 4 - box height : 20mm
    • 1 - medal diameter : 36mm
    • 3 - bow width : 86mm
  • Classification
  • 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
    7 July 2006

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