Epaulette - black wool with small chrome pip. Sub-officer insignia - "NZ Fire Service" embroidered on the broader end. The pip has a spiral rotating 5-pronged decoration and is held in place with a brass split-pin that passes through 2 holes at the back of the pip.
Processed Material/Textile/Wool
Processed Material/Metal/Chromium
Processed Material/Metal/Alloy/Copper Alloy/Brass
Signature/Marks and Type
NZ / FIRE / SERVICE Stitched
Accession No
Credit Line
Epaulette [NZ Fire Service], F798.2002. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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