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Object / Artefact › History
  • Other titles
    • Naval flag (descriptive name)
    • HMNZT Maunganui, December 1914 (associated name)
    • burgee (alternative)
  • Description
    Transport flag; gonfalon flag; hangs from cross bar; bottom has a triangular shape cut from the fabric giving the flag to sharp edges at the bottom; dark blue base burgee with gold anchor; flown by Headquarters ship,
    HMNZT 23 "Maunganui" on voyage from Wellington to Alexandria, December 1914.
  • Place
  • Other Number
    36218, 1961.6, F060
  • Accession number
  • Accession date
  • Collection area
  • Item count
  • Record richness
flag, 1961.6, 36218, F060
flag, 1961.6, 36218, F060


  • Credit
    Collection of Auckland Museum Tāmaki Paenga Hira, F060
  • Notes
    Transport flag - dark blue burgee with gold anchor.
    Flown by Headquarters ship HMNZT 23 "Maunganui" on voyage Wellington to Alexandria, December 1914.
  • Event
    28 July 1914 – 11 November 1918
  • Place
  • Date
    Dec 1914
    1 December 1914 to 31 December 1914
  • Subject category
  • Production
    unknown (flag maker)
    Pre 1914
    World War 1, 1914-18, wars
  • Consists of
    0 - Whole › [cotton textile]
  • Dimensions
    • (h x w: 6 ft 2 inches x 4 ft 6 inches (1340mm x 1830mm))
    • 0 - Whole height : 1340mm
    • 0 - Whole length : 1830mm
  • Classification
  • Classification Documents
    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
    23 June 1999

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