Plaque [Achilles Fortiter In Re]


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A wooden commemorative plaque. The plaque features a central emblem of a Greek warrior in profile. The warrior is wearing a golden helmet with a white fringe. The background is red. Surrounding the emblem is a gold coloured rope-like border with the name 'Achilles' at the top. Above the emblem is a gold detail of a ship flanked by two white sails. Below the emblem is a gold coloured scroll with black lettering 'Fortiter In Re'. Embedded in the back of the plaque is a plastic hook for hanging. The hook is marked 'Made in New Zealand'.
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Organic/Vegetal/Wood
Processed Material/Synthetic/Plastic
Signature/Marks and Type
'Made in New Zealand'
ACHILLES / FORTITER IN RE Logo
Accession No
2011.188.28
Credit Line
Plaque [Achilles Fortiter In Re], 2011.188.28. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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