Token: Shipwrecked Mariner's Society

Maker
Unknown
Production date
1874
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Description
Token was found in the Britomart construction site on Quay Street, Auckland in 2002. It is made of a base metal and very soft. It was a membership token issued by the Shipwrecked Mariner's Society in return for an annual subscription. It is believed the number '1874' indicates the year of minting. There are numbers scratched onto the surface and these could indicate a membership number. Britomart number reference for the item is: FG14B
Accession number
2003.70
Museum System ID
14788
Collection type
Classification
Maker and role
Unknown
Media/Materials
Metal: 0 - Whole
Measurement details
3D objects (HxWxD): H 33 x W 33 x D 4mm: 0 - Whole
Production place and notes
England, Great Britain, Europe
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Not on display

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