Plaque [886 Vires Aquirit Eundo]


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Description
A wooden commemorative plaque. The plaque features a central circular emblem with an image of a green, fire breathing dragon against a white background. Surrounding the emblem is a gold coloured rope-like border with the number '886' at the top. Above the emblem is a gold detail of a ship flanked by two sails. Below the emblem is a gold coloured scroll with black lettering 'Vires Aquirit Eundo', which means 'We gather strength as we go'. Embedded in the back of the plaque is a plastic hook for hanging marked with 'Made in Great Britain'.
Media/Materials
Organic/Vegetal/Wood
Processed Material/Synthetic/Plastic
Signature/Marks and Type
Made in Great Britain
886 / VIRES AQUIRIT EUNDO Logo
Accession No
2011.188.52
Credit Line
Plaque [886 Vires Aquirit Eundo], 2011.188.52. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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