Transportation Token [Free Rail Pass]

New Zealand Railways, Commissioned by

1908
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Maker and Role
New Zealand Railways, Commissioned by
Production Date
1908
Description
9ct Gold medallion-style token. Obverse features image of a kiwi in a landscape with the text "FREE PASS / N.Z.R." and a whakairo border with a Victoria crown at the apex. Reverse engraved "KAIPARA". Gold bale attached.
Other Name
Medallion
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal/Gold
Signature/Marks and Type
FREE PASS / N.Z.R. Inscribed
KAIPARA Engraved
(small cross) Maker's Mark
FREE PASS / N.Z.R Logo
KAIPARA Maker's Mark
Accession No
2013.25
Credit Line
New Zealand Railways. 1908. Transportation Token [Free Rail Pass], 2013.25. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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