collection of Auckland Museum, Tamaki Paenga Hira, col.2104
scrimshaw powder horn engraved with battle honours of Buckinghamshire Regiment & marked: "WERAROA / July 22 1865"
markings: near top:"WERAROA / July 22 1865" & faintly "WERAROA 1865"
near base: "Buckingham / shire Regt."
a) regimental colours : flag with regimental badge & motto & battle honours
motto: "NEC. ASPERA.TERRENT"
badge: XIV with horse above
battle honours: CORUNNA : WATERLOO / BHURTPORE : TOURNAY / SEVASTOPOL : JAVA / INDIA
b) Queen's Colour: Union Jack with XIV at centre
- New Zealand Wars
Napoleonic Peninsular Wars: Gibralter, Egypt, Maida etc
28th March 1854 - 30th March 1856
fought in the Crimea between Russia and Turkey and her allies (England and France).
Five main bars issued for significant battles: Alma, Balaclava, Inkermann, Sebastopol and Azoff
- 11 Sep 1854-9 September 1855
- 18 June 1815 Battle of Waterloo
- 22 July 1865
Battle of Weraroa
22 July 1865
22 July 1865
New Zealand Wars, Wars
Nec Aspera Terrent (motto)
- 0 - Whole length : 275mm
(l x w x d: 275mm x 90mm x 80mm)
- 0 - Whole width : 90mm
- 0 - Whole depth : 80mm
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)
24 May 2001
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