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medal, order

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  • Other titles
    • The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire : Officer (Civ.) OBE (Geo V) (descriptive name)
    • Mrs M E Parkes (associated name)
  • Description
    The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire : Officer (Civ.) OBE (Geo V)
    Awarded to Mrs ME Parkes [for fundraising efforts, WW1]

    medal and ribbon: gilt cross patonce with crown above
    obverse: Britannia in circle facing right
    reverse: crown and royal cypher GRI
    markings: hallmarks on reverse
    ribbon: purple grosgrain
    suspension: ring suspension loop
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  • Accession number
  • Accession date
    15 August 2001
  • Collection area
  • Item count
  • Display location
    7F 12
  • Record richness
medal, order, 2001.25.761, Photographed by Andrew Hales, digital, 26 Jul 2016, © Auckland Museum CC BY
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