Digitised Image

Phillips Bros & Son (London) :[New Zealand Cross awarded to Lieut. Gilbert Mair, for actions in 1870. 1886].

Reference Number: Curios-009-008

A silver New Zealand Cross suspended on a purple ribbon. The obverse shows gold stars and a gold wreath around the central circular boss, a gold crown on the upright arm of the cross, and gold laurel leaves on the bar to which the ribbon was sewn.The reverse is inscribed: "Lieut Gilbert Mair, Rotorua 1870, N.Z.M."

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Silver, related to Gilbert Mair, Kathleen Airini Vane, Phillips Bros & Son (Firm, London), Rotorua, Decorations of honour and New Zealand Wars, 1860-1872 - Medals.

Part of:
Phillips Bros & Son (London) :[New Zealand Cross awarded to Lieut. Gilbert Mair, for actions in 1870. 1886]., Reference Number Curios-009-008 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 curio(s)Silver medal and bar 75 x 40 mm, suspended from purple ribbon, total dimensions 115 x 40 mm, in red leather case 150 x 82 x 30 mm, lined with violet velvet.. Irregular formatSingle curio

Historical Notes: The medal was awarded on 1 April 1886, for Mair's action in combatting troops of Te Kooti near Rotorua in February 1870.

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use digital copy in preference to original.

Other copies available: File print in Turnbull Library Pictures920. Mair, Gilbert. Associations(DFP-015286)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Verso - centre: Lieut Gilbert Mair, Rotorua [1870] N.Z.M.

Usage: You can search, browse, print and download items from this website for research and personal study. You are welcome to reproduce the above image(s) on your blog or another website, but please maintain the integrity of the image (i.e. don't crop, recolour or overprint it), reproduce the image's caption information and link back to here (http://mp.natlib.govt.nz/detail/?id=34636). If you would like to use the above image(s) in a different way (e.g. in a print publication), or use the transcription or translation, permission must be obtained. More information about copyright and usage can be found on the Copyright and Usage page of the NLNZ web site.

External Links:
View Full Descriptive Record in TAPUHI
View and/or order a copy of this image from Timeframes
View Archived Image on NDHA

Leave a comment

This function is coming soon.

Latest comments